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Synonyms for wolf

Synonyms for wolf

to swallow (food or drink) greedily or rapidly in large amounts

Words related to wolf

Austrian composer (1860-1903)


German classical scholar who claimed that the Iliad and Odyssey were composed by several authors (1759-1824)

a man who is aggressive in making amorous advances to women

a cruelly rapacious person

eat hastily


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Why would we, it is not in our interests to create a drama from a crisis and I wish there was no crisis but practices like Blaenau Ffestiniog, Prestatyn and Summerhill in Wrexham could not recruit and show there is a problem or are they crying wolf too - that seems unlikely.
To characterize that as crying wolf is intellectual suicide.
But I can confidently assert that we are not crying wolf.
The wise men dismissed the audiophile, believing he was crying wolf.
But this time, I don't believe the organization is crying wolf.
Unlike crying wolf, crying censorship never seems to backfire.
We were stunned when White House claims about Iraqi weapons of mass destruction proved to be lies, but began to jump as soon as the president started crying wolf about Iran.
Crying wolf over insurance "crises" is a constant theme of insurance companies, as a method of reducing policy obligations.
But since there had been no freezing during the previous very mild winter, and since the manager was from Hawaii and had no experience with frozen pipes, he thought I was crying wolf and decided to save the few hundred dollars it would take to make the repair.
INSURANCE companies are crying wolf when it comes to motor insurance, a garda officer has claimed.
Well, as you will see on page 37, our annual OC&C Index shows that food and drink suppliers may not have been crying wolf after all.