The definition of a wolf is any of the wild canine carnivores, or a fierce or greedy person.(noun)
Wolf is defined as to eat quickly and in great quantities.(verb)
An example of wolf is to ingest three burgers, three hot dogs and a large order of fries in minutes.
See wolf in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. wolves
Origin: ME < OE wulf, akin to Ger wolf, ON ulfr, Goth wulfs < IE base *wḷp-, *lup-, name of animals of prey > L lupus, Gr lykos
See wolf in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. wolves wolves (wo͝olvz)
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English wulf; see wl̥kwo- in Indo-European roots.
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