English version

stalking in Crime topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstalkingstalk‧ing /ˈstɔːkɪŋ $ ˈstɒː-/ noun [uncountable]  SCCthe crime of following and watching someone over a period of time in a way that is very annoying or threatening
Examples from the Corpus
stalkingAs lads, ignorant about stalking, two of us hove over a horizon just as some one fired at a stag.Prince Charles has been deer stalking since he was a child and takes great pride in a clean kill.After a wait of an hour or two he saw a big male stalking on the forest edge.Then there would be the usual reconnaissance, the donning of protective clothing, the stalking of the device.