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Synonyms for wolf

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

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Austrian composer (1860-1903)

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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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the wolf seemed to say to herself, and she moved forward without again looking round and with a quiet, long, easy yet resolute lope.
now she was ahead of it; but the wolf turned its head to face her, and instead of putting on speed as she usually did Milka suddenly raised her tail and stiffened her forelegs.
Father Wolf began angrily--"By the Law of the Jungle he has no right to change his quarters without due warning.
His mother did not call him Lungri [the Lame One] for nothing," said Mother Wolf quietly.
These are not wolves that thou hast seen, that is no wolf which thou hast slain; nay, they are ghosts--evil ghosts of men who lived in ages gone, and who must now live till they be slain by men.
Now, Galazi the Wolf, this is the wisdom that I give thee: thou shalt be king of the ghost-wolves, thou and another, whom a lion shall bring thee.
The jackal may follow the Tiger, but, Cub, when thy whiskers are grown, Remember the Wolf is a hunter--go forth and get food of thine own.
When ye fight with a Wolf of the Pack, ye must fight him alone and afar, Lest others take part in the quarrel, and the Pack be diminished by war.
Then the wolf was very angry, and called Sultan 'an old rogue,' and swore he would have his revenge.
The wolf and the wild boar were first on the ground; and when they espied their enemies coming, and saw the cat's long tail standing straight in the air, they thought she was carrying a sword for Sultan to fight with; and every time she limped, they thought she was picking up a stone to throw at them; so they said they should not like this way of fighting, and the boar lay down behind a bush, and the wolf jumped up into a tree.
Shut the doors and draw the slide," Wolf Larsen said to me.
And in his action I found complete refutation of all Wolf Larsen's materialism.
He awoke once and saw in front of him, not a dozen feet away, a big grey wolf, one of the largest of the pack.
It was patent that Wolf had had no experience with women.
Suddenly a big wolf ran up to him, and standing still said, 'I'm very glad to see you again, my kind benefactor.