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  Words related to wolf

Related / Similar Words: beast, savage, brute, wildcat, woman chaser, skirt chaser, masher, Wolf, Friedrich August Wolf, Hugo Wolf, wolf down

 

Definition:
  • any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs;
  • a cruelly rapacious person;
  • a man who is aggressive in making amorous advances to women;
  • German classical scholar who claimed that the Iliad and Odyssey were composed by several authors (1759-1824);
  • Austrian composer (1860-1903);
  • eat hastily; "The teenager wolfed down the pizza";

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    Hyponyms: timber wolf, gray wolf, Canis lupus, white wolf, Arctic wolf, Canis lupus tundrarum, red wolf, maned wolf, Canis rufus, Canis niger, coyote, prairie wolf, brush wolf, Canis latrans

     

    Member Meronyms: Canis, genus Canis

     

    Derivational Morphology: savage, chat up, flirt, dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, romance, philander, mash

     

    Anagrams: flow, fowl

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: wolf   Albanian: ulk  
    Armenian: գայլ   Basque: otso  
    Belarusian: воўк   Bosnian: vuk  
    Breton: bleiz   Bulgarian: вълк  
    Catalan: llop   Chinese:  
    Croatian: vuk   Danish: ulv  
    Dutch: wolf   Esperanto: lupo  
    Estonian: susi   Finnish: hotkia and susi  
    French: dévorer and loup   Frisian: wolf  
    German: herunterschlingen and Wolf   Greek: καταβροχθίζω and λύκος  
    Hebrew: זאב and זלל   Hungarian: farkas  
    Icelandic: úlfur   Indonesian: serigala  
    Italian: lupo   Japanese:  
    Korean: 늑대 and 게걸스레 먹다   Latin: devorare and lupus  
    Latvian: vilks   Lithuanian: vilkas  
    Macedonian: волк   Maltese: dib  
    Norwegian: ulv   Polish: pożreć and wilk  
    Portuguese: devorar and lobo   Romanian: lup  
    Russian: волк and пожирать   Slovak: vlk  
    Slovene: volk   Spanish: devorar and lobo  
    Swahili: -akia and mbwa mwitu   Swedish: varg  
    Tamil: (Onai)   Telugu: తోడేలు  
    Turkish: kurt   Vietnamese: con sói  
    Welsh: blaidd  
     
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