Open main menu

Wiktionary β

See also: wolf-pack and wolf pack

Contents

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

wolf +‎ pack

NounEdit

wolfpack (plural wolfpacks)

  1. A family or other group of wild wolves.
  2. (historical) During World War II, any of various marauding groups of submarines, especially German submarines that patrolled the North Atlantic and preyed upon merchant ships.

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

wolfpack (third-person singular simple present wolfpacks, present participle wolfpacking, simple past and past participle wolfpacked)

  1. to gang up in a solitary target (like a wolf pack)