Meaning of “werewolf” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “werewolf” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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werewolfnoun [ C ]

us /ˈwɪərˌwʊlf, ˈweər-, ˈwɜr-/ plural werewolves /ˈwɪrˌwʊlvz, ˈweər-, ˈwɜr-/

an imaginary creature in stories that is a person who changes into a wolf (= wild animal) when the moon is a complete circle

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