Slink v. t. [imp. Slunk Archaic Slank p. p. Slunk; p. pr. & vb. n. Slinking.]
1. To creep away meanly; to steal away; to sneak. “To slink away and hide.”
Back to the thicket slunk
The guilty serpent. --Milton.
There were some few who slank obliquely from them as they passed. --Landor.
2. To miscarry; -- said of female beasts.
Slunk imp. & p. p. of Slink.
v : walk stealthily; "I saw a cougar slinking toward its prey"