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  • n. Plural form of she-wolf.


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  • In cells beyond he saw wolves mounting she-wolves; he saw another wolf throw itself against the bars repeatedly.

    Arcane Circle

  • I have bearded and bitten the frozen seas, and, aforetime of that, ere ever the ice-ages came to be, I have dripped my shoulders in reindeer gore, slain the mastodon and the sabre-tooth, scratched the record of my prowess on the walls of deep-buried caves -- ay, and suckled she-wolves side by side with my brother-cubs, the scars of whose fangs are now upon me.


  • In the next moment she and her girls were charging across that street screaming like she-wolves and firing from the hip.

    The Lensman's Children

  • But there were too many she-wolves, fangs bared, howling at the moon.

    Linda Hansen: Hell's Belles! NARAL Enrages The Clinton-Or-Die Contingent

  • We were both raised by she-wolves—strong-willed mothers and older, ultraprotective sisters.

    American Legacy

  • So he pretended to follow along as he daydreamed about other things like being chosen for Pack Leader, his favorite reality show where she-wolves competed with each other for the attention of the alpha male.

    Archive 2004-07-18

  • They were descending at sunset into its hollow, funnel-shaped summit, when they perceived on the level of the ground before them bronze she-wolves which seemed to be running across the grass.


  • Kyle Daniel went with her, with his own Secret Service detail, composed exclusively of women who would look after him at the Hopkins daycare center rather like a pack of she-wolves.

    The Bear and the Dragon

  • 'I don't kill women ordinarily,' he grunted; 'though some of the hill-women are she-wolves.

    The Conan Chronicles

  • It was like the north wind when it blows screaming through mountain gorges; like the keening of a thousand widows in a burning town; like the cry of she-wolves to the moon.

    The King Must Die


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