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lurk

verb ambuscade, be stealthy, be unseen, conneal oneself, crouch, ensconce oneself, escape detection, escape notice, escape observation, escape recognition, hide, keep out of sight, latitare, lie connealed, lie hidden, lie in ambush, lie in wait, lie low, move furtively, prowl, seclude oneself, secrete oneself, skulk, slink, sneak, steal
See also: prowl
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We return to the spooky Eel Marsh House as a group of evacuees and their teachers arrive to escape the Blitz, where a fate worse than the Luftwaffe's bombs lurks.
However, another dark threat lurks unnoticed within the Icemark, which may prove even more deadly than the Empire's war machines.
5:27:25: Bauer, gun drawn, lurks backstage as Alan Alda leaves the podium after accepting the Emmy for outstanding supporting actor in a drama.
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As a result, the multilayered security which we have dutifully deployed is outward facing with nothing protecting us from the evil that lurks in our midst.