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Definition of feral adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    feral

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈfɛrəl//
     
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  1. 1(of animals) living wild, especially after escaping from life as a pet or on a farm feral cats
  2. 2(figurative) He looked at me with a feral grin (= like a wild animal).
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