Definition of stalker in English:

Share this entry

stalker

Pronunciation: /ˈstɔːkə(r)/
Pronunciation: /ˈstôkər/

noun

1A person who harasses or persecutes someone with unwanted and obsessive attention: Tracy claimed she was the victim of a stalker an anonymous stalker sent her hate mail
More example sentences
  • She is a sick, twisted stalker.
  • The Internet has now allowed millions of people to become stalkers from the comfort of their homes.
  • In these movies, the stalker is fundamentally interested in disrupting the happy family.
2A person who hunts game stealthily: a keen fisherman and deer stalker a stalker of moose
More example sentences
  • The tracker must stick to the trail, regardless of wind, sun, or shadow, but the stalker can utilize as many buffers as possible.
  • Failing signs of life, the bass stalker probes each promising spot.
  • It would seem that efforts to train stalkers to high standards have been successful, and I would agree with that conclusion.

Words that rhyme with stalker

caulker (US calker), corker, hawker, Lorca, Majorca, Minorca, orca, porker, squawker, talker, walker, yorker
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.