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stalk 1

American English: /stɔk/
British English: /stɔːk/

noun

  • 2 (British) (Motor Vehicles)
    Example sentences
    • The stalks controlling lights and windscreen wipers are to European standards, with lights to the left and wipers to the right.
    • The only annoyance is that the wiper and light control stalks remain on the Japanese sides of the steering wheel.
    • There are steering column stalks to control the audio and cruise control and expect to find plenty of cubby holes and storage bins.
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stalk 2

American English: /stɔk/
British English: /stɔːk/

transitive verb

  • 1
    (prey/game)
    acechar
    famine stalks the land [literary]
    la hambruna asola la región ( or el país etc. )
    Example sentences
    • This time, however, the birds were starting to stir and make noise, and a neighbourhood cat was stalking one in the grass that was already making a grab for a worm or two.
    • White Fang does not make an uproar, but rather follows quietly, stalking the stranger.
    • He felt a glow of admiration for Whitepaws; she was now stalking the beast at a safe distance as it approached him.
  • 2 (persecute)
    Example sentences
    • He began associating with gangs, using drugs and verbally harassing and stalking young women.
    • Although the case was settled out of court, her father became obsessive, stalking her and paying a private detective to follow her.
    • An obsessed psychologist stalked her ex-lover and his new girlfriend before a Hallowe'en night confrontation ended in murder, a court has been told.

intransitive verb

  • she stalked off without a word
    se fue muy ofendida ( or indignada etc. ) sin decir palabra

noun

  • (in hunting)
    Example sentences
    • We parked the truck and started a stalk of the goats up shale and alpine forbs slopes.
    • This technique, called "glassing" allows the hunter to spot the game from some distance away, then plan out a ambush or stalk.
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