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Wolf Cub

n. Chiefly British
A Cub Scout.
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Wolf Cub

n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) Brit the former name for Cub Scout
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Noun1.wolf cub - a young wolf
young mammal - any immature mammal
wolf - any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs
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Translations
cachorro de lobo
sudenpentu
References in classic literature ?
The hounds of that ardent young sportsman Rostov had not merely reached hard winter condition, but were so jaded that at a meeting of the huntsmen it was decided to give them a three days' rest and then, on the sixteenth of September, to go on a distant expedition, starting from the oak grove where there was an undisturbed litter of wolf cubs.
Then the only other creature who is allowed at the Pack Council--Baloo, the sleepy brown bear who teaches the wolf cubs the Law of the Jungle: old Baloo, who can come and go where he pleases because he eats only nuts and roots and honey--rose upon his hind quarters and grunted.
A craft station is sure to prove popular too with Wolf Cubs invited to design their own Wish You Were Here postcards before giving them to THETHISTLEs Pier lifeguards ready for posting.
According to the laws, these 21 wolf cubs will be kept alive for 6 months and then will be shot, Bedelov said.
Albert Protopopov, director of the mammoth studies department, told CNN that while frozen wolf cubs had been found before in the past, the discovery of an adult wolf's head in such great condition was nothing short of novel.
Most likely, Denis and Doreen would have the kind of children who actually liked greens, belonged to the Wolf Cubs and fussed with tweezers and magnifying glasses over stamp collections.
Eight Mexican wolf cubs -- a jumbo-size litter -- have delighted conservationists fretting over the endangered species once common along the US-Mexico border.
Pantoja was a real life Mowgli, a feral child who slept in caves among deers, snakes and bats, and whose taste of a mother's love came from a she-wolf who took him in and raised him among her pack of wolf cubs.
The cast includes: Thomas Tompkins of Mount Prospect as Mowgli; Sofia Jaros of Palatine as Balou; Zoe Morehead of Rolling Meadows as Bagheera; Kevin Foss of Palatine as Shere Khan; Diego Camoacho of Rolling Meadows as Akera; Autumn Rettke of Palatine as Mother Wolf; Julia Barbour of Rolling Meadows as Tabaqui; Natasha Januszewska of Palatine as Kaa; Lincoln Gersch of Palatine as young Mowgli; Ava Hiller of Hoffman Estates as Rann; Jadon and Peyton Hoffman of Palatine as the wolf cubs; Michael Ligda of Palatine as Dori; Noah Riskind of Palatine as Massua; Josh Gilderson as the Wolf; and Theresa McAtee of Wheeling as Hathi.
Thankfully the Wolf Cubs have now returned and are already contending back in the TJFA.
He quickly examined the baby wolf pup and got help from a wildlife biologist and others who were able to extricate the other wolf cubs from the deserted hidden den.