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  Definition of stalk
  1. a stiff or threatening gait
  2. the act of following prey stealthily
  3. a hunt for game carried on by stalking or waiting in ambush
  4. a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
  5. material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
  6. walk stiffly
  7. go through (an area) in search of prey; "stalk the woods for deer"
  8. follow stealthily or recur constantly and spontaneously to; "her ex-boyfriend stalked her"; "the ghost of her mother haunted her"
Similar Words: angry walk, stalking, still hunt, stem, chaff, husk, shuck, straw, stubble, haunt

 

Hyponyms: deerstalking, gynophore, carpophore, filament, funicle, funiculus, petiolule, cane, sporangiophore, cutting, slip, tuber, rhizome, rootstock, rootstalk, axis, caudex, beanstalk, cladode, cladophyll, phylloclad, phylloclade, stock, stipe, scape, flower stalk, petiole, leafstalk, bulb, corm, branch, culm, haulm, halm, trunk, tree trunk, bole, bran

 

Derivational Morphology: haunt, shuck, husk, shell, angry walk, stalker, stalking, still hunt, prowler, sneak

 

Anagrams: talks

 

Language Translations:
Chinese:   Dutch: steel  
Finnish: varsi   French: tige  
German: Stiel   Greek: μίσχος  
Italian: gambo   Japanese:  
Korean: 그루   Kurdish: bistîk  
Serbian: stabljika   Spanish: tallo  
 
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