Origin of wolf spider
Examples from the Web for wolf spider
The tarantula is of the wolf-spider family, whose habit is to chase their prey, not lie in ambush.Chatterbox, 1906|Various
There is the wolf-spider which, if a man passes near its lair, will leap out and pursue him, and bite him if it can.Furze the Cruel|John Trevena
With his fangs, this wolf-spider kills and crushes his victim; then he sucks the body dry and throws away the carcass.
It is the wolf-spider that often appears at night within the circle of lamplight searching for nocturnal insects.