Definitions for wolfhoundˈwʊlfˌhaʊnd

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  1. any of several large dogs, as the borzoi or Irish wolfhound, formerly used in hunting wolves.

    Category: Dogs, Cats, and Horses

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wolfhound(noun)

    the largest breed of dogs; formerly used to hunt wolves


  1. wolfhound(Noun)

    A dog of one of various breeds originally developed to hunt wolves.


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