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What's the difference?

Posted by on Mar. 28, 2011 at 5:09 PM
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Is there a difference between surveillance and stalking?
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AnGLInterrupted
by Kendall on Mar. 28, 2011 at 5:32 PM

Surveilliance:

n
close observation or supervision maintained over a person, group, etc, esp one in custody or under suspicion

Stalking:

–verb (used without object)
1.
to pursue or approach prey, quarry, etc., stealthily.
2.
to walk with measured, stiff, or haughty strides: He was so angry he stalked away without saying goodbye.
3.
to proceed in a steady, deliberate, or sinister manner: Famine stalked through the nation.
4.
Obsolete . to walk or go stealthily along.
 
–verb (used with object)
5.
to pursue (game, a person, etc.) stealthily.
6.
to proceed through (an area) in search of prey or quarry: to stalk the woods for game.
7.
to proceed or spread through in a steady or sinister manner: Disease stalked the land.
 
–noun
8.
an act or course of stalking quarry, prey, or the like: We shot the mountain goat after a five-hour stalk.
9.
a slow, stiff stride or gait
AnGLInterrupted
by Kendall on Mar. 28, 2011 at 5:33 PM

Other than that, I have no idea!  Haha

KatieJo81
by on Mar. 28, 2011 at 5:38 PM
Lol They're some good examples

Quoting AnGLInterrupted:

Other than that, I have no idea!  Haha

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