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wolf

  
      n     ( wolves    pl  ) loup    m     
to cry wolf      crier au loup  
      vt  
*        wolf down    engloutir  
→ I was in the kitchen wolfing tea and sandwiches.        
→ Pitt wolfed a peanut butter sandwich.        
→ She bought a hot dog from a stand and wolfed it down.        


wolf-whistle   , wolf whistle  
      vi   pousser un sifflement admiratif  
to wolf-whistle at sb      siffler qn  
They wolf-whistled at me.      Ils m'ont sifflée.  
      n   sifflement    m   admiratif  
→ Her dancing brought loud cheers, wolf whistles and applause.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
loup
v.
engloutir
n.
louveteau
n.
chien-loup
n.
fosse aux loups
n.
meute de loups
n.
piège à loup
n.
chasse au loup
vt.
engloutir
pr. part
criant au loup
n.
loup gris
v.
crier au loup
n.
loup
n.
méchant loup
n.
louve
adv.
la faim chasse le loup hors du bois
n.
grand méchant loup
exp.
siffler qn
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'wolf' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
v.
wolf down
n.
wolf trap
exp.
the boy who cried wolf
à force de donner de fausses alertes ; l'alerte véritable n'est plus écoutée
nm.
[Fig.] vulture ; wolf
en parlant d'une personne, péjoratif (pluriel: chacals)
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