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Synonyms of skulking

Noun


1. malingering, skulking, evasion, escape, dodging

usage: evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated; "they developed a test to detect malingering"

Verb


1. lurk, skulk, hide, conceal

usage: lie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner

2. malinger, skulk, fiddle, shirk, shrink from, goldbrick

usage: avoid responsibilities and duties, e.g., by pretending to be ill

3. skulk, walk

usage: move stealthily; "The lonely man skulks down the main street all day"

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