prowl

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
prowl

Third-person singular
prowls

Past tense
prowled

Past participle
prowled

Present participle
prowling

  1. (transitive & intransitive) If you prowl, you move about in a stealthy manner especially when searching for a prey.
    Watch the lioness prowling in the shrubbery for zebras.
    It's tough to sneak vandalism into Wikipedia as there are plenty of other users prowling the Recent Changes page.