Definition of wolf pack in English:

Share this entry

wolf pack

noun

A group of people or things that operate as a hunting and attacking pack, in particular a group of attacking submarines or aircraft: a wolf pack of U-boats
More example sentences
  • And it was almost like an invitation for a wolf pack of those submarines to come in.
  • She then took part in a wolf pack off Ireland until Admiral Doenitz dissolved it early in 1944, leaving U390 to operate alone.
  • The Washington press corps is sometimes likened to a wolf pack, a simile which I find utterly absurd.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: wolf pack

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.