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1A person who harasses or persecutes someone with unwanted and obsessive attention.‘Tracy claimed she was the victim of a stalker’‘an anonymous stalker sent her hate mail’
- ‘The stalker, the voice on the line, is dying of cancer.’
- ‘The Internet has now allowed millions of people to become stalkers from the comfort of their homes.’
- ‘She is a sick, twisted stalker.’
- ‘She says it's based on a real stalker who pursued her in much the same way.’
- ‘A dubiously videotaped confession by her alleged stalker was voluntarily pulled by prosecutors as direct evidence.’
- ‘A walk-in advice centre for stalkers opened yesterday, offering help to those who wish to stop harassing their victims.’
- ‘She is always fetching, and quiet unnerving as the silent stalker.’
- ‘In these movies, the stalker is fundamentally interested in disrupting the happy family.’
- ‘Try as he might, he can't shake his stalker.’
- ‘When the script begins to reveal the whys and hows of the stalker's origin, things start to unravel.’
2A person who hunts game stealthily.‘a keen fisherman and deer stalker’‘a stalker of moose’
- ‘About 20 per cent of stalkers, I believe, have dogs.’
- ‘The experts who looked at the data came to the conclusion that the estimates originally provided by the stalkers were reliable.’
- ‘We have heard that Scottish stalkers are suggesting that even 2 per cent is actually an extraordinarily high injury rate.’
- ‘Many moviegoers remember him for his role as a shark stalker in Jaws.’
- ‘Failing signs of life, the bass stalker probes each promising spot.’
- ‘The recreational stalker has much more time on his side and will therefore take great care to shoot the deer humanely.’
- ‘A professional stalker in the main is shooting a large number of deer in a very short period over the winter.’
- ‘It would seem that efforts to train stalkers to high standards have been successful, and I would agree with that conclusion.’
- ‘Two of these techniques involved game stalkers.’
- ‘The tracker must stick to the trail, regardless of wind, sun, or shadow, but the stalker can utilize as many buffers as possible.’
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