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  • see a wolf — To be tongue tied (in allusion to an old superstition) • • • Main Entry: ↑wolf …   Useful english dictionary

  • see a wolf — lose one s voice …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wolf — See: CRY WOLF, KEEP THE WOLF FROM THE DOOR, LONE WOLF, THROW TO THE WOLVES …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • wolf — See: cry wolf, keep the wolf from the door, lone wolf, throw one to the wolves …   Словарь американских идиом

  • wolf in sheep's clothing — See a wolf in sheep s clothing …   English idioms

  • Wolf — /vawlf/, n. 1. Baron Christian von. See Wolff, Baron Christian von. 2. Friedrich August /frddee drddikh ow goost/, 1759 1824, German classical scholar. 3. Hugo /hooh goh/, 1860 1903, Austrian composer. 4. a male given name. * * * I Any of three… …   Universalium

  • wolf — wolflike, adj. /woolf/, n., pl. wolves /woolvz/, v. n. 1. any of several large carnivorous mammals of the genus Canis, of the dog family Canidae, esp. C. lupus, usually hunting in packs, formerly common throughout the Northern Hemisphere but now… …   Universalium

  • wolf — I UK [wʊlf] / US noun [countable] Word forms wolf : singular wolf plural wolves UK [wʊlvz] / US * a wild animal similar to a large dog that lives in groups • the big bad wolf cry wolf keep the wolf from the door throw someone to the wolves …   English dictionary

  • Wolf hunting — is the practice of hunting grey wolves (Canis lupus) or other lupine animals. Wolves are mainly hunted for sport, for their skins, to protect livestock, and in some rare cases to protect humans. Wolves have been actively hunted since 12,000 to 13 …   Wikipedia

  • Wolf Point, Montana — Wolf Point redirects here. For other uses, see Wolf Point (disambiguation). Wolf Point, Montana   City   Roosevelt County Courthouse in …   Wikipedia

  • Wolf — Wolf, n.; pl. {Wolves}. [OE. wolf, wulf, AS. wulf; akin to OS. wulf, D. & G. wolf, Icel. [=u]lfr, Sw. ulf, Dan. ulv, Goth. wulfs, Lith. vilkas, Russ. volk , L. lupus, Gr. ly kos, Skr. v[.r]ka; also to Gr. e lkein to draw, drag, tear in pieces.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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