Of, like, or relating to a wolf or wolves: a lupine howl
More example sentences
- With media attention hitting fever pitch, a strangely lupine man called Wolf decides to take up the hunt, interrupting Dusty's incompetent press conference.
- In the Scottish Highlands, environmental campaigners and landowners wrangled over the possibility of reintroducing wolves to a landscape devoid of lupine presence since the 1700s.
- His name is Nick Dickory, and he has lupine features.
mid 17th century: from Latin lupinus, from lupus 'wolf'.
Definition of lupine in:
- The US English dictionary