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Noun: tailing  tey-ling
  1. The act of following someone secretly
    - shadowing
Verb: tail  teyl
  1. Go after with the intent to catch
    "The policeman tailed the mugger down the alley";
    - chase, chase after, trail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track
  2. Remove or shorten the tail of an animal
    - dock, bob
  3. Remove the stalk of fruits or berries

Derived forms: tailings

Type of: chase, cut, follow, following, pinch, pursual, pursue, pursuit, top

Encyclopedia: Tailing