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skulk (verb) hide or move about secretly.
When someone skulks they hide or move about secretly, especially because they want to do something bad secretly.
- Until others left the building he skulked in the backyard of the building. He hid there and moved about secretly, waiting for those in the building to go away. He wanted to break into the building and steal the valuables in it.
- The teacher was unable to notice the boy that skulked in the backbenches of the classroom. He hid there and moved about secretly to jump out the window.