she-wolf

[shee-woo lf]

noun, plural she-wolves.

a female wolf.
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

  • After that, the she-wolf in her hunting avoided the left fork.

    White Fang

    Jack London

  • The she-wolf, too, left her litter and went out in search of meat.

    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