lurk

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lurk englannista suomeksi

  1. kätkeytyä, olla väijyksissä

  2. väijyä

  3. vaania

  1. Verbi

  2. väijyä, vaania

  3. piileksiä

  4. piileksiä, piilotella, hiippailla

  5. colloquial lurkata

  6. Substantiivi

lurk englanniksi

  1. To remain concealed in order to ambush.

  2. (quote-journal)|title=Travels and travails|url=http://www.economist.com/news/international/21580191-edward-snowdens-odyssey-leaves-america-nonplussed-and-its-allies-dismayed-russia-china|passage=Even without hovering drones, a lurking assassin, a thumping score and a denouement, the real-life story of Edward Snowden, a rogue spy on the run, could be straight out of the cinema. But, as with Hollywood, the subplots and exotic locations may distract from the real message: America’s discomfort and its foes’ glee.

  3. To remain unobserved.

  4. (RQ:Falkner Moonfleet)

  5. To out or wait around a location, preferably without drawing attention to oneself.

  6. 2005, (w), ''Sophist''. Translation by Lesley Brown. pagination|235c.

  7. if we find the sophist lurking, we must round him up by royal command of the argument
  8. To read an Internet forum without posting comments or making one's presence apparent.

  9. To saddle (a person) with an undesirable task or duty.

  10. 2015, Andrew Gordon, ''The Rules of the Game: Jutland and British Naval Command''

  11. As junior dogsbody, he was lurked with this mission.
  12. The act of lurking.

  13. (RQ:Reade Simpleton) a man had called on him, and had produced one of his advertisements, and had asked him if that was all square—no bobbies on the lurk.

  14. 1921: George Colby Borley, ''The Lost Horizon''

  15. There were enemies on the lurk and time was against him.
  16. 1955: John Maxwell Edmonds Longus, ''Daphnis et Chloe''

  17. (..) barked furiously and made at him as at a wolf, and before he could wholly rise from the lurk because of the sudden consternation, (..)
  18. A swindle.