What does the word stalk mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • STALKER.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To approach stelathily, as in hunting.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To pace in dignified manner.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A stem, as of a plant.

Usage examples for stalk

  1. A current is now observed to flow, in the stalk, from the injured B to the uninjured A, as was found to be the case in the animal tissue. – Response in the Living and Non-Living by Jagadis Chunder Bose
  2. That from home- grown seed gets longer, and the veins or ribs, which in Havana tobacco stand out at right angles from the leaf stalk, take an acute angle, and thus become longer and make up a greater part of the leaf. – Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands by Charles Nordhoff
  3. Tarzan wondered if he would stalk him to his cabin door. – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs
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