To hide, or get out of the way, in a sneaking manner; to lie close, or to move in a furtive way; to lurk.
- To lie in hiding, as out of cowardice or bad conscience; lurk.
- To move about stealthily.
- To evade work or obligation; shirk.
- One who hides, lurks, or practices evasion.
- A congregation of vermin, especially foxes, or of thieves. See Synonyms at flock1.