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ferine


ferine


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ferine  \Fe"rine\,  a.  [L.  ferinus,  fr  ferus  wild.  See  {Fierce}.] 
  Wild;  untamed;  savage;  as  lions,  tigers,  wolves,  and  bears 
  are  ferine  beasts.  --Sir  M.  Hale.  --  n.  A  wild  beast;  a  beast 
  of  prey.  --  {Fe"rine*ly},  adv  --  {Fe"rine*ness},  n.