wolve


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wolve

(wʊlv)
vb (intr)
1. to behave or act like a wolf
2. (Music, other) music (of an organ) to make a whining sound similar to a wolf due to a lack of air
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He is scared of the wolves,' Antonia whispered to me.
I couldn't leave her to fetch help, on account of the wolves.
grey wolves and black leaped upon the lioness and rent and worried her till she fell and was torn to pieces by them.
He was going to spring down hill when a little shadow with a bushy tail crossed the threshold and whined: "Good luck go with you, O Chief of the Wolves.
The eldest answered quickly, 'Let him drive all the wolves of the kingdom on to this hill before to-morrow night.
Then, far off in the distance, from the mountains on each side of us began a louder and a sharper howling, that of wolves, which affected both the horses and myself in the same way.
Had an accident then happened to the sledge, the travellers, attacked by these beasts, would have been in the most terrible danger; but it held on its even course, soon gained on the wolves, and ere long left the howling band at a safe distance behind.
A prince, therefore, being compelled knowingly to adopt the beast, ought to choose the fox and the lion; because the lion cannot defend himself against snares and the fox cannot defend himself against wolves.
Gathering in Green River valley Visitings and feastings of leaders Rough wassailing among the trappers Wild blades of the mountains Indian belles Potency of bright beads and red blankets Arrival of supplies Revelry and extravagance Mad wolves The lost Indian
Just to give you an idea of the immense variety of the Jungle Law, I have translated into verse (Baloo always recited them in a sort of sing-song) a few of the laws that apply to the wolves.
At once there came running to her from all directions a pack of great wolves.
Once more the boys emerged into the open; but the dangers of the night were not yet over, for presently Nibs rushed breathless into their midst, pursued by a pack of wolves.
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