Associations to the word «Lurk»


LURK, verb. To remain concealed in order to ambush.
LURK, verb. To remain unobserved.
LURK, verb. To hang out or wait around a location, preferably without drawing attention to oneself.
LURK, verb. (Internet) To view an internet forum without posting comments.
LURK, noun. The act of lurking.

Dictionary definition

LURK, verb. Lie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner.
LURK, verb. Be about; "The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square"; "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?".
LURK, verb. Wait in hiding to attack.

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.