[ woo lf-man ]
/ ˈwʊlfˌmæn /

noun, plural wolf·men. Folklore.

a man who turns into a wolf on certain occasions, as at the time of the full moon; werewolf.


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Origin of wolfman

First recorded in 1600–10; wolf + man1
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