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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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CUFFED Fizz has no idea her evil husband is nearby JAILBIRD An innocent Fizz is whisked off to court SHADY Stape lurks in the shadows
The storm is just over the horizon, but the evil lurks within.
I know that a lot of families are very excited to visit Ocean Journey and see the 'What Lurks Beneath' exhibit," said Cindy Matthews, community outreach director at West Metro Fire Rescue.
Andres Obregon Santo Domingo took the helm of Bavaria in February and is faced with a seemingly simple job: keep the far-and-away dominant brewer's profits steady amid diminishing demand in a sluggish Colombian economy But danger lurks all around him, not the Least of which is the expectations of his powerful uncle, Julio Mario Santo Domingo, founding father of the company and the Santo Domingo group which accounts for 5% of Colombia's economic output.
Unfortunately, a cloud lurks behind the silver lining of Bubble's life: her ex-boss and lover, Godfrey Montana (Daniel MacIvor), a megalomaniacal porn czar who wants Bubbles back, professionally and personally.
Oh, and a guy on the eighth floor just lurks, and at the end checks us out with his binoculars.
With apologies to the classic radio drama ``The Shadow,'' the modern-day version of Lamont Cranston's alter ego lurks in the cyberworld of City Hall, spilling some secrets, passing along gossip and offering some amusing insight into local politics.
While Miller doesn't delve much into the politics behind the Israeli-Palestine conflict, she gives the reader a feel for the dangers of daily life in Jerusalem, where war rages everywhere and death lurks around every corner.
But in that windswept smog lurks something even more exciting: clues to the origins of life on Earth.
What Lurks Beneath Exhibit, New Community Programs and Family Fun Zone
However, no monster lurks on the other side, say officials at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC), a $600 million particle accelerator that took its first step toward full operation last month.
With Body Vandekeybus edges himself into darkness, both the anarchy that lurks below socialization and the more literal night and blindness.