See also animals.lycanthrope 1. a person suffering from lycanthropy. 2. a werewolf or alien spirit in the form of a bloodthirsty wolf. 3. a person reputed to be able to change himself or another person into a wolf. lycanthropy 1. Psychiatry. Also called lycomania. a kind of insanity in which the patient believes himself to be a beast, especially a wolf. 2. the supposed or fabled assumption of the form of a wolf by a human being. —lycanthropic, adj. lycomania lycanthropy.
- plural form of wolf