1. [ noun ] (zoology) small wolf native to western North America
Synonyms: brush_wolf Canis_latrans prairie_wolf
Related terms: wolf coydog
2. [ noun ] (law,criminal law) someone who smuggles illegal immigrants into the United States (usually across the Mexican border)
Related terms: smuggler
3. [ noun ] (work) a forest fire fighter who is sent to battle remote and severe forest fires (often for days at a time)
Related terms: fire_warden
Similar spelling:   cote