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Main Entry: 1wolf
Pronunciation: primarystresswudotlf
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural wolves /primarystresswudotlvz/
1 plural also wolf : any of several large bushy-tailed mammals with ears standing straight up that resemble the related dogs, that prey on other animals, and that often live and hunt in packs; especially : GRAY WOLF -- compare COYOTE, JACKAL
2 : a person who resembles a wolf in fierceness
- wolf·ish /primarystresswudotl-fish/ adjective
- wolf·like /primarystresswudotl-secondarystressflimacrk/ adjective
[wolf illustration]

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