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Overview of verb lurk

The verb lurk has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (8) lurk, skulk

(lie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner)

2. (1) loiter, lounge, footle, lollygag, loaf, lallygag, hang around, mess about, tarry, linger, lurk, mill about, mill around

(be about; "The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square"; "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?")

3. ambush, scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, ambuscade, lie in wait

(wait in hiding to attack)

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