wolfpack

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Etymology[edit]

wolf +‎ pack

Noun[edit]

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.

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Verb[edit]

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)