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skulk

Obsolete a pack of foxes or other animals that creep about stealthily
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Unlike its hyperonym walk, the predicate skulk contains, at least in one of its senses, an internal semantic variable that encodes a sense of movement without a fixed or definite destination and this clashes with the telic nature of a resultative construction, hence preventing this verb from taking part in it.
When normal mice are released into a new cage, they skulk near the edges.
What I don't understand is why do these people think it is all right to skulk around and fix themselves up at public expense.
Hilarion didn't skulk around as much as he menaced both Albrecht and Giselle.
It bypasses the glitz of the city centre and the glamour of Broad Street, to skulk around the city's dour industrial estates and characterless feeder roads.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Caustic 9 Oscar 10 Pitta 11 Yielded 12 Ear 13 Mattress 16 Apostles 17 Apt 19 Kampala 21 Album 22 Litre 23 Loiters DOWN: 1 Scupper 2 Butter up 3 Etna 4 Forearms 5 Acid 6 Erode 8 Crystal ball 13 Mistakes 14 Shambles 15 Itemise 18 Skulk 20 Mete 21 Aria QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Impressions 8 Ore 9 Eel 11 Contain 12 Shame 13 End 14 Rim 15 Widowed 17 Nan 19 Yawn 21 Owed 23 Abet 25 Bare 27 Egg 29 Bedroom 31 Ash 34 Due 36 React 37 Bus lane 38 Del 39 Rid 40 Down payment DOWN: 1 Iron 2 Mend 3 Realise 4 Senior 5 Issue 6 Near 7 Semi 8 Ocean 10 Lemon 16 Dye 18 Nor 20 Ate 22 Web 24 Blossom 25 Board 26 Arabia 28 Greed 30 Elton 32 Seed 33 Halo 34 Darn 35 Unit
He comes bearing Skulk, a fifth album of soulful English music, plus a sheaf of industry awards and the wherewithal to locate folk music in its rightful landscape: the modern world.
January's over now - less excuse for us to skulk around in black.
he was not a broken man ready to skulk out of Upton Park.
Which US president was played by Anthony skulk apply?
The people who sat around the culprit must know who threw it and they should come forward to identify the person and not just skulk away and pretend it is nothing to do with them.