Definitions for stalkstɔk

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  1. chaff, husk, shuck, stalk, straw, stubble(noun)

    material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds

  2. stalk, stem(noun)

    a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ

  3. stalk, stalking, still hunt(noun)

    a hunt for game carried on by following it stealthily or waiting in ambush

  4. stalk, stalking(noun)

    the act of following prey stealthily

  5. stalk, angry walk(verb)

    a stiff or threatening gait

  6. stalk(verb)

    walk stiffly

  7. haunt, stalk(verb)

    follow stealthily or recur constantly and spontaneously to

    "her ex-boyfriend stalked her"; "the ghost of her mother haunted her"

  8. stalk(verb)

    go through (an area) in search of prey

    "stalk the woods for deer"

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  1. Stalk(v. t.)

    To follow (a person) persistently, with or without attempts to evade detection; as, the paparazzi stalk celebrities to get candid photographs; obsessed fans may stalk their favorite movie stars.

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  1. Stalk(noun)

    the stem or main axis of a plant; as, a stalk of wheat, rye, or oats; the stalks of maize or hemp

  2. Stalk(noun)

    the petiole, pedicel, or peduncle, of a plant

  3. Stalk(noun)

    that which resembes the stalk of a plant, as the stem of a quill

  4. Stalk(noun)

    an ornament in the Corinthian capital resembling the stalk of a plant, from which the volutes and helices spring

  5. Stalk(noun)

    one of the two upright pieces of a ladder

  6. Stalk(noun)

    a stem or peduncle, as of certain barnacles and crinoids

  7. Stalk(noun)

    the narrow basal portion of the abdomen of a hymenopterous insect

  8. Stalk(noun)

    the peduncle of the eyes of decapod crustaceans

  9. Stalk(noun)

    an iron bar with projections inserted in a core to strengthen it; a core arbor

  10. Stalk(verb)

    to walk slowly and cautiously; to walk in a stealthy, noiseless manner; -- sometimes used with a reflexive pronoun

  11. Stalk(verb)

    to walk behind something as a screen, for the purpose of approaching game; to proceed under clover

  12. Stalk(verb)

    to walk with high and proud steps; usually implying the affectation of dignity, and indicating dislike. The word is used, however, especially by the poets, to express dignity of step

  13. Stalk(verb)

    to approach under cover of a screen, or by stealth, for the purpose of killing, as game

  14. Stalk(noun)

    a high, proud, stately step or walk

  15. Origin: [OE. stalke, fr. AS. stael, stel, a stalk. See Stale a handle, Stall.]


Translations for stalk

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  • һабаҡBashkir
  • stopovat, pronásledovat, stonek, sledovat, vykračovat si, šmírovatCzech
  • Stiel, Stängel, stalken, einherstolzieren, Holm, anpirschen, stolzierenGerman
  • μίσχος, κυνηγάω, κοτσάνιGreek
  • acechar, acosar, talloSpanish
  • ستاک, ساقهPersian
  • varsi, ruoto, tappi, seurailla, runko, kaula, vaania, kekkalehtia, väijyäFinnish
  • tige, traquer, harcelerFrench
  • ארבHebrew
  • cserkész, dölyfösen jár, szár, oson, dölyfösen megy, zaklatásHungarian
  • ցողունArmenian
  • kuntit, menguntitIndonesian
  • gamboItalian
  • 茎, 付きまとう, 忍び寄るJapanese
  • 줄기, 그루Korean
  • bistîkKurdish
  • tā, tātā, whakamokamoka, kaka, whakamomokaMāori
  • stengelNorwegian
  • steel, stalken, stengelDutch
  • stengelNorwegian Nynorsk
  • stalkować, łodyga, zakradać się, nękaćPolish
  • talo, haste, perseguir, tocaiarPortuguese
  • tulpinăRomanian
  • преследовать, стебель, красться, вышагивать, подкрадыватьсяRussian
  • стабљика, stabljika, пeтeљка, peteljkaSerbo-Croatian
  • steblo, sledovať, stopovať, stonka, zakrádať sa, špehovaťSlovak
  • stjälkSwedish
  • ก้านThai

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