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1.
An activity whereby one goes out to bars and hot spots looking for "prey" aka playmates, dates, hook-ups, etc.
Scarlett called Maggie on Friday afternoon and asked, "Hey, since we have no dates tonight, wanna go out prowling later?"
by scarlettleftthebuilding January 25, 2009
 
2.
Where you walk up an aisle of cheap food retrieving free samples instead of buying a whole meal.
Dude, I'm prowling this Mall. I ain't got no money for some fancy shit like Subway.
by Chief Justice of Shrewsbury March 10, 2011