Definition of "vulpicide" [vul•pi•cide]

  • One who kills foxes. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "vulpicide" in a sentence
  • "In Leicestershire he would be regarded as a hunting man, while in his own district he is known as a vulpicide, for Reynard is seldom, if ever, found in his coverts."
  • "In such a county as Leicestershire, foxes are not "accidentally" killed, but when so, what bewailings over the "late lamented!" what anathemas upon the villain's head who is suspected of "vulpicide"!"
  • "On the way home the Padre shot a fox – that is, he says, he "committed vulpicide.""
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