Definition of wolfhound in English:
A dog of a large breed originally used to hunt wolves.
- Indeed a wolfhound bred by Fr. Kennedy in Rosenallis found its home with the Kennedys in the Whitehouse.
- The English hounds, bred in royal courts during the 15th and 16th century, were high-legged, strong animals probably originating from the crossing of English mastiffs with Irish greyhounds and wolfhounds.
- The current ‘dogmobile’ for Denise's two wolfhounds and one lurcher is an ageing Peugeot 806.
Words that rhyme with wolfhoundnewshound
Definition of wolfhound in:
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