Definitions for wolfish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wolflike, wolfish(adj)

    resembling or characteristic (or considered characteristic) of a wolf

    "ran in wolflike packs"; "wolfish rapacity"

  2. edacious, esurient, rapacious, ravening, ravenous, voracious, wolfish(adj)

    devouring or craving food in great quantities

    "edacious vultures"; "a rapacious appetite"; "ravenous as wolves"; "voracious sharks"


  1. wolfish(Adjective)

    Pertaining to wolves.

  2. wolfish(Adjective)

    Akin to the characteristics or habits of a wolf; lupine.

    a wolfish appetite

  3. wolfish(Adjective)

    Fierce; savage; menacing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wolfish(adj)

    like a wolf; having the qualities or form of a wolf; as, a wolfish visage; wolfish designs

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