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  • n  the act of prowling (walking about in a stealthy manner)
  • v  move about in or as if in a predatory manner
    The suspicious stranger prowls the streets of the town
  • v  loiter about, with no apparent aim

  • Between 1975 and 1980, Moll mobilized alums, sent admissions staffers to prowl high schools and issued a new brochure whose cover was a cartoon showing a young male student in a .
  • Like most teens, the guys are always on the prowl for girls to pick up.
  • But it doesn't matter, because she had the musk of a creature on the prowl and the skill to convince audiences of her beauty.
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  • Farrah Now Chasing Charlie
    From James Deen to Charlie Sheen — Farrah Abraham is allegedly on the prowl for a new man. According to a new report, she’s been texting the "Anger Management" star in hopes of landing a role on his FX series and in his love life.
    June 13, 2013 - Fox News
  • UCLA Students Warned Of Attempted Hot Prowl Burglaries On Campus
    Campus police are warning UCLA students about a string of hot prowl burglary attempts targeting on-campus dorms.
    June 12, 2013 - CBS 2 Los Angeles
  • Hooters Introduces Late Night Menu for “Night Owls”
    Hooters of America, LLC, today announced it is dishing out a brand new late night menu designed for night owls on the prowl for special deals on their favorite Hooters appetizers and beverages.
    June 12, 2013 - Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  • Vernon Coaker in Reuters UK
    Communities are fed up with street prostitution -- sexual activity taking place in their parks and playgrounds, condoms and discarded needles littering the streets and innocent women mistakenly targeted and abused by men on the prowl,Coaker...
  • Vladimir Putin in Reuters
    I have always reacted negatively to those who with their snotty noses and erotic fantasies prowl into others' lives,Putin said.
  • Bob Brown in Ninemsn
    I think she would be ...... very wise, with Labor and Liberal on the prowl on issues like this and (when) she's been champion of probity in politics, to clear the decks, get into the Senate campaign and make way,Senator Brown said. "She...

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