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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Being wild after escaping from domestication.

Usage examples (35)
  • Let the kids wander the streets in feral fashion for a few years and then when they are fully human they can go back to the classroom.
  • The levee shattered, who called the feral eye anyway?
  • A feral is a cat which has been born and lives outdoors.
  • I think here in australia rednecks are called feral amongst other things lol for more
Tutoring comment
  • Wild, undomesticated animals are called "feral". A "ferrule" is a metal ring put at the end of a cane, and a "ferule" is a flat stick used to punish children.
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