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English definition of “prowl”

prowl

verb [I/T]    /prɑʊl/
to move around an area quietly and secretly , as when hunting : [T] At night , scorpions prowl the desert for insects . [I] There have been reports of a man prowling in the neighborhood . prowl    /prɑʊl/ noun [U]
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