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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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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.
This sweeping, French-language drama details the unlikely relationship that blossoms between a sixteen-year-old Siberian herdsman and the wolf cub he saves in the wild.
It is now three years since Torak fled when his father was attacked and killed by a monstrous demon bear; three years since he saved his 'pack brother' the young wolf cub, 'Wolf', encountered Renn and the Raven clan for the first time, learnt about his role as a 'spirit walker' and how only he could save the forest from the forces of darkness made up by the Soul Eaters.
When he finally reaches the still and quiet peak he shouts with all his might, "Can anybody hear me?" To his surprise, Chester responds "I have always heard you." Jack's voice becomes stronger through encounters with a lost wolf cub, a fierce grizzly bear and a lone owl.
Wolf was also unique as she was the first merchant raider to use a scout plane, nicknamed 'Wolfchen' ('wolf cub') by the crew, to search for victim vessels to intercept and attack for valuable coal and cargo.
A dozing wolf cub can be the same size as a half ton petroform boulder.
They are all members of the Midlands' first Wolf Cub pack, formed at St George's Church, Handsworth.
Dear Editor, In the early 50s, I was a sixer in a Coventry Wolf Cub Pack.
When he stops after what seems hours of running, he comes upon a wolf cub whose den-mates have all been drowned.
For instance, your donation to WWF-Canada will allow you to adopt a wolf cub. Centuries of persecution and habitat loss have reduced the wolf's range and its numbers to a fraction of what they once were.