- stalked puffball,
- stalking horse,
Origin of stalker
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ARS identified what it called the “stalker gap,” where people convicted of stalking as a misdemeanor can still carry guns.
So the real meat of Stalker, ostensibly, is the pseudo-intellectual conversation about misogyny.‘Stalker’ Is an Awful Warning Against the Evils of Misogyny|Sujay Kumar|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yes, Levine plays the role of a stalker and Prinsloo that of his “prey,” but she never comes across as a victim.Sex, Blood and Maroon 5: Pop Culture’s Wounds Run Deep|Lizzie Crocker|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Actually, during the making of the film, I dealt with a stalker and a cyberstalker.Sasha Grey on Her Secret ‘True Detective’ Cameo, ‘Open Windows,’ and the Duke Porn Star Backlash|Marlow Stern|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I had a stalker for a few years, and she was actually banned from the Morrissey-Solo website.Bigmouth Strikes Again: Smiths Bassist Andy Rourke Tells All|Michael Moynihan|October 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Stalker, meantime, paddled up the stream to relieve poor Gaby from his unpleasant position.The Perils and Adventures of Harry Skipwith|W.H.G. Kingston
If the stalker could get to that spot he would be protected for a moment from fire from the enemy's trench.And Thus He Came|Cyrus Townsend Brady
The Frenchman was too skilled a stalker of shy game to pretend a second time that the meeting was accidental.Cynthia's Chauffeur|Louis Tracy
Stalker tripped over him and came violently to the ground on his forehead and nose.Twice Bought|R.M. Ballantyne
This report by Stalker is still the best description on the clinical side of the question.Barium, A Cause of the Loco-Weed Disease|Albert Cornelius Crawford
early 15c., "a poacher;" also "one who prowls for purposes of theft" (c.1500), agent noun from stalk (v.1). Meaning "obsessive harasser" is from early 1990s.