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