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lurk around

to slink or sneak around somewhere. Who is that guy lurking around the building? Stop lurking around.
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lurk

in. to read computer newsgroups or forums without ever making a comment. I’ve been lurking for a few weeks but just have to get in a few comments.
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Visitors will be able to discover hygiene hotspots and see where the nasties lurk in our homes.
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Marine biologists are now wondering what other monsters lurk in the deep, dark sea.
Librarians will not be able to lurk effectively on all classes offered by their institutions.
Instead of the usual Samurai swords, Musashi is armed with the trident of the Greek god Poseidon, symbolizing mastery of all enemies that lurk on or under the sea.
In the projects, senior citizens refuse to leave their apartments for fear of what dangers lurk in the halls, and parents cannot let their children play outside where gunfire might erupt.
I'll lurk around message boards, monitoring conversations that are related to programs, products or services I'm working on.
When they do, assumptions are proven wrong and surprises lurk around every corner.
This is a place where black-necked cranes return to a young king's domain which is under threat, and a band of foreign outlaws lurk, and a mysterious monastery high on a cliff holds what might be the answer to protecting one of Earth's last unspoiled places and the cranes that depend upon it for their very survival.
Many candle manufacturers and retailers don't even disclose the hazardous compounds that often lurk in their products, from heavy metals to synthetic toxins.
FROM GREATER CHICAGOLAND, blazing shutterbug, Adam Conway has been on serious lurk patrol in his quest to break into the professional skateboarding big time.
He should lurk in the shadows, nursing a half-drunk pint.