Definitions

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  • n. A member of the same pack (social group).

Etymologies

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pack +‎ mate

Examples

  • When it heard the struggles of its packmate, it swam toward Rytlock.

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  • Will was one of my gruffer cousins, quick with the sarcasm and quicker to attack if a packmate was threatened.

    The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf

  • I began to leap to greet her as I would a packmate, but she drew back, afraid of me again.

    Promise of the Wolves

  • Find one that you can communicate with and hunt with it as you would with a packmate.

    Promise of the Wolves

  • If any one wolf did not do his or her share, the bear could easily kill or injure a packmate.

    Promise of the Wolves

  • They greeted each other as a wolf will greet a packmate he has not seen for a long time.

    Promise of the Wolves

  • “No wolf deeply injures or kills a packmate without cause,” he said.

    Promise of the Wolves

  • Any one of those could walk in the door, give me a hug, say "Hi Jax, I'm gonna go screw [insert other packmate here] senseless for an hour in your bed, ok?" and it really WOULD be ok with me unless there was some very specific reason why not, such as the bed already being occupied, or something.

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  • My wife spent the next half hour to an hour with her head stuck in that kennel, petting and talking to our packmate and introducing her to her puppies.

    grouse Diary Entry

  • Instead, they approach cautiously, just in case there is another predator around who is making their packmate scream and who also might be a danger to others in the vicinity.

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