Synonyms of stalk


1. chaff, husk, shuck, stalk, straw, stubble, plant material, plant substance

usage: material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds

2. stalk, stem, plant organ

usage: a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ

3. stalk, stalking, still hunt, hunt, hunting

usage: a hunt for game carried on by following it stealthily or waiting in ambush

4. stalk, stalking, pursuit, chase, pursual, following

usage: the act of following prey stealthily

5. stalk, angry walk, gait

usage: a stiff or threatening gait


1. stalk, walk

usage: walk stiffly

2. haunt, stalk, pursue, follow

usage: follow stealthily or recur constantly and spontaneously to; "her ex-boyfriend stalked her"; "the ghost of her mother haunted her"

3. stalk, pursue, follow

usage: go through (an area) in search of prey; "stalk the woods for deer"

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Definition and meaning of stalk (Dictionary)