lupus in sermone

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From lupus ("wolf") + in ("in") + sermōne, the ablative of sermo ("story, tale").

InterjectionEdit

lupus in sermōne

  1. (idiomatic) speak of the devil, talk of the devil, talk of the devil, and he will appear, it is he I was speaking of, of a person who comes just as we are talking about him

SynonymsEdit