What does the word skulk mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Skulker.

  • Part of speech: verb intransitive

  • To move about a place furtively or slyly.

Usage examples for skulk

  1. The natives never venture out without arms, when a vessel is in sight, and skulk through their own fields, as if watched by a panther. – An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans by Lydia Maria Child
  2. Are you grieving for the skulk who has shot my Firm? – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore