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wolf whistle

a whistle made by a man to express admiration of a woman's appearance
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"Living in Coventry for my whole life I have experienced so many instances of street harassment, the things you would consider small things like cat-calling, wolf-whistling, leading up to the more serious incidents.
Living in Coventry for my whole life I have experienced so many instances of street harassment, the things you would consider small things like catcalling, wolf-whistling, leading up to the more serious incidents.
Isabelle, an 18-year-old from Coventry, who is on the charity's youth advisory panel, said: "Living in Coventry I have experienced so many instances of harassment, the things you would consider small things like catcalling, wolf-whistling, leading up to the more serious incidents.
I frequently walk past a comprehensive school with my dog in the mornings and I witness groups of young girls walking to school being tooted at by passing drivers and their passengers wolf-whistling and shouting lewd comments from open windows - since when has this been considered acceptable?
"But he started to follow her and kept shouting things out of the window at her - wolf-whistling and shouting stuff, sexual comments.
Some police forces in England have begun treating wolf-whistling as a hate crime.
WOLF-whistling will be prosecuted as a hate crime of misogynism by Nottinghamshire police.
Wolf-whistling isn't nice (unless you're over 50 and pathetically grateful for any indication you might still be attractive).
WHAT a fuss Alicia Melville-Smith, pictured above, is making about a driver wolf-whistling at her while she was walking down the street.
Housebuilders George Wimpey are banning their brickies at their sites in Bristol from wolf-whistling.
A WOLF-WHISTLING sex attacker targeted a teenager as she walked with a friend in Warrington.