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1 stalk /ˈstɑːk/ noun
plural stalks
1 stalk
/ˈstɑːk/
noun
plural stalks
Learner's definition of STALK
[count]
: a thick or tall stem of a plant see color pictures on here and here; see also cornstalk
: a thin, upright object or part that supports or connects something
2 stalk /ˈstɑːk/ verb
stalks; stalked; stalking
2 stalk
/ˈstɑːk/
verb
stalks; stalked; stalking
Learner's definition of STALK
[+ object]
: to follow (an animal or person that you are hunting or trying to capture) by moving slowly and quietly
: to go through (a place or area) while hunting
often used figuratively
[+ object] : to follow, watch, and bother (someone) constantly in a way that is frightening, dangerous, etc.
always followed by an adverb or a preposition, [no object] : to walk in a stiff or proud manner

— stalking

/ˈstɑːkɪŋ/ noun [noncount]
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