verb (used without object)
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Origin of skulk
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OTHER WORDS FROM skulkskulker, nounskulk·ing·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for skulk
This is not a time to manipulate or skulk into situations sideways, attempting to give a false impression of nonchalance.
It is lawful to pray God that we be not led into temptation; but not lawful to skulk from those that come to us.The Pocket R.L.S.|Robert Louis Stevenson
Darkness fell quickly, and in the gathering gloom they saw two more figures skulk into the cabin.The Trail of the Lonesome Pine|John Fox, Jr.
They should have done a better job of brainwashing, if they expected him to skulk in like a scared rabbit!The Colors of Space|Marion Zimmer Bradley
Jenkins here is a fat-head for sleep, while Moore is a young sailor but a damned old soldier and would sooner skulk than work.The Viking Blood|Frederick William Wallace
Your own people will not own you, and no tribe of redmen would have you in their wigwams; you skulk among petticoated warriors.The Deerslayer|James Fenimore Cooper