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noun [countable]     wolf whistle pronunciation in British English
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singularwolf whistle
pluralwolf whistles
  1. Sound effect a whistle (=noise made by blowing air out between your lips) that you make in order to show that you think someone is attractive

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verb [intransitive]
Word Forms
present tense
present participlewolf-whistling
past tensewolf-whistled
past participlewolf-whistled

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