简明英汉词典

wolf
[wulf]
n.
狼, 残忍贪婪之人, 极度的穷困
vt.
狼吞虎咽, 大吃
vi.
猎狼

美国传统词典[双解]

wolf
wolf
AHD:[w?lf]
D.J.[wulf]
K.K.[w&lf]
n.(名词)
【复数】 wolves[w?lvz]

(1)

Either of two carnivorous mammals of the family Canidae, especially the gray wolf of northern regions, that typically live and hunt in hierarchical packs and prey on livestock and game animals.
狼:两种犬科食肉哺乳动物中的一种,尤指北方地区的灰狼,它们主要在区分等级的群体中生存和猎食家禽和野生动物

(2)

The fur of such an animal.
狼皮:这种动物的毛皮

(3)

Any of various similar or related mammals, such as the hyena.
类似狼的动物:任何相似的或相关的哺乳动物的一种,如狼狗

(4)

The destructive larva of any of various moths, beetles, or flies.
有害的幼虫:各种蛾、甲虫或苍蝇的有害的幼虫

(5)

One that is regarded as predatory, rapacious, and fierce.
暴徒:被看作抢劫的、掠夺的和凶猛的人

(6)

Slang A man given to paying unwanted sexual attention to women.
【俚语】 色狼:对女人做令人讨厌的性注意的男人

(7)

Music
【音乐】

(8)

A harshness in some tones of a bowed stringed instrument produced by defective vibration.
刺耳音,杂音:弓形弦乐器由于一些音震荡不准而产生的刺耳的声音

(9)

Dissonance in some intervals of a keyboard instrument tuned to a system of unequal temperament.
不协调音:适应不规则的音律系统的键盘乐器在某些音程中的不协调音
v.tr.(及物动词)
wolfedwolf.ingwolfs
To eat greedily or voraciously:
狼吞虎咽:贪婪地或过量地吃:
“The town's big shots were . . . wolfing down the buffet”(Ralph Ellison)
“镇上的重要人物…正在狼吞虎咽地吃着自助餐”(拉尔夫·埃利森)

习惯用语

keep the wolf from the door【俚语】
To avoid the privation and suffering resulting from a lack of money:
免于穷困:为避免穷困和由于缺钱而造成的痛苦:
Both spouses had to take jobs in order to keep the wolf from the door.
为避免受饥寒之苦,夫妻俩不得不双双工作

wolf at the door
Creditors or a creditor.
债权人

wolf in sheep's clothing
One who feigns congeniality while actually holding malevolent intentions.
披着羊皮的狼:假装意气相投但实际上怀着恶毒意图的人

语源

(1)

Middle English
中古英语

(2)

from Old English wulf * see w§}k wo-
源自 古英语 wulf *参见 w§}k wo-

基本词义

Wolf
Wolf
AHD:[v?lf] Baron Christian von
D.J.[v%8lf]
K.K.[v%lf]
NONE(无词性)
See Baron Christian von Wolff
参见 男爵 克里斯蒂安·冯 Wolff

现代英汉词典

wolf
[wJlf]
n.
wolves

(1)

(2)

色狼,色鬼

习惯用语

wolf in sheep's clothing
披着羊皮的狼

cry wolf
虚张声势;报谎喊“狼来了”

keep the wolf from the door
勉强度日;能够免于饥饿

词性变化

wolf
vt.
(常与down连用)狼吞虎咽

现代英汉综合大辞典

wolf
[wulf]
n.
(pl. wolves[wulvz])

(1)

(2)

狼皮

(3)

似狼的动物(如鼠狗)

(4)

危害谷仓的甲虫或蛾子的幼虫

(5)

[喻]残忍贪婪的人; 阴险狡猾的人; 残暴的人

(6)

[俚]调戏或诱惑女人的男人, 色鬼

(7)

【音】不协调音, 粗厉音

(8)

起腐蚀[破坏]作用的东西

(9)

【医】狼疮
a lone wolf
不喜欢与人来往的人, 喜欢独居的人; 独自作案的罪犯
a wolf in sheep's clothing (=a wolf in lamb's skin)
披着羊皮的豺狼; 伪装友善的敌人, 口蜜腹剑的人

词性变化

wolf
vt.
[俚]狼吞虎咽地大吃
He wolfed (down) a good meal.
他狼吞虎咽地吃了一顿美餐。

wolf
vi.
打狼, 猎狼

继承用法

wolfberry
[`wJlfbLrI]
n.
【植】西方雪果

wolf-call
n.
色鬼调戏妇女时的怪叫 wolffish

词性变化

wolf
n.
【动】狼鱼

wolfhound
[`wJlfhaJnd]
n.
猎狼狗

wolfer
[`wJlfE(r)]
n.
猎狼者

wolflike
[`wJlflaIk]
adj.

wolfling
[`wJlflIN]
n.
狼崽

习惯用语

(as)greedy as a wolf
非常贪婪, 贪得无厌

cry wolf
喊“狼来了”, 发假警报

eat like a wolf
贪婪地吃, 狼吞虎咽

have [hold] a wolf by ears
骑虎难下

have a wolf in the stomach
饿极了

He who keeps company with a wolf will learn to howl.
[谚]跟狼在一起, 就会学狼叫; 近墨者黑。

keep the wolf from the door
[口]免于挨饿; 勉强度日

One must howl with the wolves.
[谚]跟狼在一起, 就得学狼叫; 入乡随俗。

sea wolf

(1)

狼; 任何贪食的大海鱼

(2)

海盗; 私掠船

(3)

潜艇

see[have seen]a wolf
张口结舌, 说不出话来

set the wolf to keep the sheep
叫狼看守羊; 引狼入室

the big bad wolf
令人恐怖的人或物

throw to the wolves
送入虎口; 置...于险境

wake a sleeping wolf
自找麻烦

[七国语言]英汉生物学大词典

wolf

美国传统词典

wolf
wolf
AHD:[w?lf]
D.J.[wulf]
K.K.[w&lf]
n.
pl. wolves[w?lvz]

(1)

Either of two carnivorous mammals of the family Canidae, especially the gray wolf of northern regions, that typically live and hunt in hierarchical packs and prey on livestock and game animals.

(2)

The fur of such an animal.

(3)

Any of various similar or related mammals, such as the hyena.

(4)

The destructive larva of any of various moths, beetles, or flies.

(5)

One that is regarded as predatory, rapacious, and fierce.

(6)

Slang A man given to paying unwanted sexual attention to women.

(7)

Music

(8)

A harshness in some tones of a bowed stringed instrument produced by defective vibration.

(9)

Dissonance in some intervals of a keyboard instrument tuned to a system of unequal temperament.
v.tr.
wolfed, wolf.ing, wolfs
To eat greedily or voraciously:
“The town's big shots were . . . wolfing down the buffet”(Ralph Ellison)

习惯用语

keep the wolf from the doorSlang
To avoid the privation and suffering resulting from a lack of money:
Both spouses had to take jobs in order to keep the wolf from the door.

wolf at the door
Creditors or a creditor.

wolf in sheep's clothing
One who feigns congeniality while actually holding malevolent intentions.

语源

(1)

Middle English

(2)

from Old English wulf * see w§}k wo-

基本词义

Wolf
Wolf
AHD:[v?lf] Baron Christian von
D.J.[v%8lf]
K.K.[v%lf]
NONE
See Baron Christian von Wolff

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