wolf pack


Definition of wolf pack

: a group of submarines that make a coordinated attack on shipping

Examples of wolf pack in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The pre-hunt 2020-21 Wisconsin wolf pack sizes ranged from a mean of 2.8 in Zone 6 to 4.5 in Zone 1. Paul A. Smith, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 22 June 2021 The Junction Butte wolf pack rests in the snow in Yellowstone National Park, Wyo., March 21, 2019. The Salt Lake Tribune, 27 May 2021 My dog Cora sniffed at a blue-white crater just off the trail where the wolf pack peeled off. Ned Rozell, Anchorage Daily News, 24 Apr. 2021 Second, instead of letting the company be sitting bait, Polman took aim at the wolf pack. Tima Bansal, Forbes, 15 Apr. 2021 And for me, that means the possibility of a fragmented wolf pack up there. David Montgomery, Washington Post, 12 Apr. 2021 The certification course includes instruction on the importance of radio collared wolves to monitor the population and manage wolf pack attacks on livestock. Matthew Brown, Star Tribune, 23 Mar. 2021 There’s now at least one wolf pack in the state, although the wolf near Yosemite came from Oregon. Los Angeles Times, 4 Mar. 2021 By all indications, that wolf pack is growing in Europe. Eric J. Lyman, Fortune, 21 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of wolf pack

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Wolf pack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wolf%20pack. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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