v. move furtively and secretly; hide, or get out of the way, in a sneaking manner
He used to skulk through the less fashionable sections of the city in order to avoid meeting any of his former friends.
Sentence in Classic:
The coyote skulks among the scrub, the buzzard flaps heavily through the air, and the clumsy grizzly bear lumbers through the dark ravines, and picks up such sustenance as it can amongst the rocks.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
A white shaggy dog, with his face scratched and torn in twenty different places, skulked into the room.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Holmes, except that I was angry with my wife that night for having held me back when I might have caught the skulking rascal.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
There were hundreds of men skulking in the swamps and the mountains, defying the provost guard to drag them back to the army.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context