Originally posted by TsukiLunar
reply to post by butcherguy
Following. Stalking is different. Following is legal, stalking isn't.
your ignorance is showing. Following and Stalking are synonyms.
Your lack of education is showing.
1 - to seek out (game) for food or sport
Synonyms; chase, stalk
Related Words; capture, drag, net, snare, trap; dog, ferret, hawk, hound; course, pursue, run, run down, spoor, track, trail; gun (for), harpoon,
kill, shoot; poach; cull
2 - to walk with exaggerated arm and leg movements
Synonyms; prance, sashay, stalk, swagger
Related Words; flounce, mince, traipse; pussyfoot, tiptoe; sweep; parade, promenade; pad, step, tread; pace, stride; lumber, lurch, pound, shamble,
Not once does the word follow appear in the description of Stalk.
1 - to come after in time
Synonyms postdate, succeed, supervene
Related Words; displace, replace, supersede, supplant; ensue
Antonyms; antedate, precede, predate
2 - to go after or on the track of
Synonyms adhere (to), comply (with), conform (to), follow, goose-step (to), mind, observe
Related Words; defer (to), submit (to), surrender (to), yield (to); accede (to), acquiesce (to), agree (to), assent (to); attend, hear, heed, listen
(to), mark, note, notice, regard, take, watch
Near Antonyms; disoblige; challenge, dare; refuse, renounce, repudiate; direct, lead; brush off, disregard, ignore, overlook, overpass, pass over,
tune out, wink (at); dismiss, pooh-pooh (also pooh), shrug off; breach, break, infringe, transgress, violate; deride, flout, mock, scoff (at), scorn;
mutiny (against), revolt (against); buck, combat, contest, dispute, fight, oppose, resist, withstand
Antonyms; defy, disobey, rebel (against)
4 - to make one's way through, across, or over
Synonyms; course, cover, cross, cut (across), follow, go, navigate, pass (over), perambulate, peregrinate, proceed (along), track, transit, travel
Related Words; hike, traipse, tramp, tread, walk; ride, run; crisscross
5 - to take notice of and be guided by