- a member of the junior division, for boys from 8 to 11, of the Boy Scouts; cub scout.
Origin of wolf cub
First recorded in 1810–20
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Examples from the Web for wolf cub
Cannot you drag down the Wolf-Cub without the aid of this blood-hound, Ferou?
After killing the Wolf-Cub, Quesada, is he not entitled to a good rest?
As for the wolf-cub, he had long given up all attempts to escape.Dusty Star
He had felt as though he were leading a wolf-cub into a kennel of blooded hounds.The Tempering
Charles Neville Buck
There will be neither Manling nor Wolf-cub when that hunting is done, but only dry bones.The Second Jungle Book
- British the former name for Cub Scout
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