Meaning of “wolf whistle” in the English Dictionary

"wolf whistle" in British English

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wolf whistlenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwʊlf ˌwɪs.əl/ us /ˈwʊlf ˌwɪs.əl/
verb [ I ] uk us

Builders are renowned for wolf-whistling at any woman who walks by.

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

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