gerund or present participle: lurkingy
- (of a person or animal) be or remain hidden so as to wait in ambush for someone or something."a ruthless killer still lurked in the darkness"
- (of an unpleasant quality) be present in a latent or barely discernible state, although still presenting a threat.
"fear lurks beneath the surface"
informalread the postings on an Internet message board or in a chat room without making any contribution oneself.
Doesn't that kind of sound like Sally when she goes all invisible on us? Just saying.
|synonyms:||skulk, loiter, lie in wait, lie low, hide, conceal oneself, take cover, keep out of sight
"is someone lurking in the bushes?"
Edited by canadachickens - 12/18/15 at 7:34pm