PROWL

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PROWL

[prau̇l]
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We prowled around for sheer delight over being there at an unearthly hour when everybody supposed we were sound asleep in our beds.
As if the infirmities of old age - the gray hair, the wrinkles at the corners of the eyes, and the knotted veins of the hands - were the symptoms of moral poison, they prowl about the quays with an underhand air of gloating over the broken spirit of noble captives.
Oddball Lou Bloom (a mesmerising Jake Gyllenhaal) arms himself with a camcorder and at night prowls the streets of LA on the hunt for bloody traffic pile-ups, shootings and arrests.