What are the antonyms for POUNCE?

Synonyms for POUNCE

Usage Examples for POUNCE

  1. How the deuce did we let this fellow pounce down upon us like this? - "Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter" by Lawrence L. Lynch
  2. Now he had turned over and was crouching down, like a cat getting ready to pounce upon a bird, his bushy tail sweeping the grass with quick, nervous motion. - "For the Liberty of Texas" by Edward Stratemeyer