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Definition 1: wait in hiding to attack - [verb of competition]

Synonyms for lurk in the sense of this definition

(lurk is a kind of ...) stay in one place and anticipate or expect something

"I had to wait on line for an hour to get the tickets"

Definition 2: be about - [verb of stative]

Samples where lurk or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square
  • Who is this man that is hanging around the department?

Synonyms for lurk in the sense of this definition

(lurk is a kind of ...) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

"John is rich" "This is not a good answer"

(... is a kind of lurk ) loiter about, with no apparent aim

Definition 3: lie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner - [verb of stative]

Synonyms for lurk in the sense of this definition

(lurk is a kind of ...) prevent from being seen or discovered

"hide the money"

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