Definition of "lurking" []

  • Lingering and persistent, though unsuspected or unacknowledged (adjective)
  • Dimly perceived (adjective)
  • Present participle of lurk. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lurking" in a sentence
  • "If I understand what the term lurking means, of course lurking is ethical!"
  • "Another title lurking in the publisher's quarterly report was the acknowledgement of Dead"
  • "Though left unsaid in the article, the obvious big unknown lurking is Mac/iPhone OS X, and whatever Apple is cooking up for this in-between-the-smartphone-and-computer space."