skulk Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “skulk” in the English Dictionary

"skulk" in British English

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skulkverb [I usually + adv/prep]

uk   us   /skʌlk/
to ​hide or ​move around as if ​trying not to be ​seen, usually with ​badintentions: I ​thought I ​saw someone skulking in the ​bushes - ​maybe we should ​call the ​police.
(Definition of skulk from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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skulkverb [I]

 us   /skʌlk/
to ​hide or move around as if ​trying not to be ​seen, usually with ​badintentions: Dogs were skulking in the ​alleys.
(Definition of skulk from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “skulk”
in Spanish esconderse…
in Vietnamese lẩn tránh, trốn việc…
in Malaysian bersembunyi…
in Thai หลบ…
in French rôder furtivement…
in German lauern…
in Chinese (Simplified) 隐匿,潜伏…
in Indonesian bersembunyi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隱匿,潛伏…
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