Idioms about prowl
Origin of prowl
synonym study for prowl
OTHER WORDS FROM prowlprowl·ing·ly, adverbun·prowl·ing, adjective
How to use prowl in a sentence
However, make no mistake, our genes will let absolutely none of us not be on the prowl.
Which means she’s been hanging around you all versus being out on the prowl.
There are three basic venues that get frequented by those prowling for sex on the streets of Brazil.The World Cup of Prostitution: How the Soccer Tourney Is Affecting Brazil’s Sex Workers|Marlow Stern|July 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And there was the problem of mountain lions prowling the city to feast on garbage-fattened pets.Barbara Ehrenreich Gives God a Going Over in Her New Book|Nick Romeo|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Austin takes on the bulk of the physical scouting, prowling the streets in search of interesting sites.A Most Illegal Adventure with New York City’s Wildest Underground Event Planners|Nina Strochlic|December 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Undoubtedly his committee's investigators are still out there prowling around.
The chain-store buyers prowling the floor, Bonnie says, are interested.
I've seen him prowling about the grounds: and the night of the marriage he was mounted up at the chapel window.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Come, as I'm Lieutenant, and our Captain is prowling, let's to business:—read over the list of our yesterday's booties.The Battle of Hexham;|George Colman
The streets were empty save for prowling dogs, pigs, and venturesome wild beasts.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Prowling around the house in search for a suitable entrance, Black Hood discovered that he could not have come at a worse time.
Many wrecks have been found by these bottom-prowling scouts and valuable material recovered.The Wonder Book of Knowledge|Various
British Dictionary definitions for prowl
- moving around stealthily
- zealously pursuing members of the opposite sex