Undoubtedly his committee's investigators are still out there prowling around.
Austin takes on the bulk of the physical scouting, prowling the streets in search of interesting sites.
We will have no more of this midnight prowling, I promise you.
Not for a moment did he doubt what was the quarry of this prowling gendarmerie.
It has the habit of prowling about in pairs, and the female produces but a single young one at a birth.
In prowling around he had unexpectedly come upon the three men.
The game slayer is not often seen, living as he does in the heart of the jungle and prowling mostly by night.
He took to prowling at night, round and round the bleak garden.
He sees the powers of evil lurking and prowling after men, as lions that lie in wait for their prey.
Ryder, who was prowling about, found her there, and fetched her hartshorn.
late 14c., prollen, "move about in search of something," of unknown origin, with no known cognates. Spelling with -w- is from 1500s (cf. bowl), but pronounced "prôll" till late 18c. Meaning "go stealthily in search of prey" is first recorded 1580s. Related: Prowled; prowling. The noun, in on the prowl, is attested from 1803.