Meaning of prowl
Pronunciation: (proul), [key]
- to rove or go about stealthily, as in search of prey, something to steal, etc.
- to rove over or through in search of what may be found: The cat prowled the alleys in search of food.
- act of prowling.
- in the act of prowling; searching stealthily: The cat is on the prowl for mice.
- prowl (Thesaurus)