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she-wolf

[shee-woo lf] /ˈʃiˌwʊlf/
noun, plural she-wolves.
1.
a female wolf.
2.
a predatory woman.
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  • In the late whiter and early spring—the love-season—the Hounds will not hunt a she-wolf.

    Johnny Bear E. T. Seton
  • The she-wolf, too, left her litter and went out in search of meat.

    White Fang Jack London
  • After that, the she-wolf in her hunting avoided the left fork.

    White Fang Jack London
  • And there, out in the snow of their back track, was the she-wolf waiting for him.

    White Fang Jack London
  • The she-wolf was one leap behind One Ear and holding her own.

    White Fang Jack London
  • Then the she-wolf sat down, pointed her nose at a star, and began to howl.

    White Fang Jack London
  • They were gazing at the she-wolf, who sat smiling in the snow.

    White Fang Jack London
  • And all the while the she-wolf sat on her haunches and smiled.

    White Fang Jack London

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