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 for wolfish
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Wolfish \Wolf"ish\, a.
     Like a wolf; having the qualities or form of a wolf; as, a
     wolfish visage; wolfish designs.
     [1913 Webster] -- Wolf"ish*ly, adv. -- Wolf"ish*ness, n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  wolfish
      adj 1: resembling or characteristic (or considered
             characteristic) of a wolf; "ran in wolflike packs";
             "wolfish rapacity" [syn: wolflike, wolfish]
      2: devouring or craving food in great quantities; "edacious
         vultures"; "a rapacious appetite"; "ravenous as wolves";
         "voracious sharks" [syn: edacious, esurient, rapacious,
         ravening, ravenous, voracious, wolfish]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  86 Moby Thesaurus words for "wolfish":
     Draconian, Tartarean, all-devouring, all-engulfing, animal,
     anthropophagous, atrocious, barbaric, barbarous, beastly, bestial,
     bloodsucking, bloodthirsty, bloody, bloody-minded, brutal,
     brutalized, brute, brutish, canine, cannibalistic, cruel,
     cruel-hearted, demoniac, demoniacal, devilish, diabolic,
     dog-hungry, doggy, empty, extortionate, famished, famishing,
     fasting, fell, feral, ferocious, fiendish, fiendlike, fierce,
     foxlike, foxy, grabby, grasping, grim, half-famished, half-starved,
     hellish, hungering, hungry, infernal, inhuman, inhumane, lupine,
     murderous, parasitic, peckish, pinched with hunger, predacious,
     predatory, rapacious, raptorial, ravening, ravenous, ruthless,
     sadistic, sanguinary, sanguineous, satanic, savage, sharkish,
     sharp-set, slavering, starved, starving, subhuman, truculent,
     unchristian, uncivilized, unfilled, unhuman, vicious, voracious,
     vulpine, vulturine, vulturous
  
  

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