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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Wild horses learned to run fast by trying to escape from packs of wolves.
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Some peasants found among the mountains, where they had taken refuge, human remains rent in pieces by the wolves.
Her princes are in the midst of her as roaring lions: her judges are evening wolves, they left nothing for the morning.
One day the boys saw two wolves hunt a bison that had strayed from the herd.
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The wolves walked boldly up toward the bison until they were only a few paces away.
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The bison paid no attention at first; but when the wolves came closer, he stamped his foot and shook his horns.
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Coming toward the girls through the trees, crouched low, sinister eyes fixed upon them, were two great timber wolves.
Petrarch, speaking of her and her young husband surrounded by Hungarians, refers to them as two lambs among wolves.
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Beware of false prophets, who come to you in the clothing of sheep, but inwardly they are ravening wolves.
Eagles, vultures, ravens, and wolves were devouring the dead bodies with which the earth was covered.

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