vulpine


vulpine

adjective

  1. of or resembling a fox.
  2. cunning or crafty.

adjective

  1. Also: vulpecular (vʌlˈpɛkjʊlə) of, relating to, or resembling a fox
  2. possessing the characteristics often attributed to foxes; crafty, clever, etc
adj.

“pertaining to a fox, fox-like,” 1620s, from Latin vulpinus “of or pertaining to a fox,” from vulpes, earlier volpes (genitive vulpis, volpis) “fox,” of unknown origin.

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