Definition of lynxes:
Synonyms for lynxes:
Panthers and lynxes have essayed it, but have invariably left off at the first course, and have afterwards been found dead, or nearly so, with their heads puffed up like a pincushion, and the quills protruding on all sides.- "Locusts and Wild Honey", John Burroughs.
Occasionally, at nightfall, the wolves' hunting cry would ring out of the woods as one of the cubs discovered three or four of the lynxes growling horribly over some game they had pulled down together.- "Northern Trails, Book I.", William J. Long.
To increase the difficulty of hunting for food, January had brought blizzard after blizzard, piling deep with drifts the trails to their trap- lines, which they still visited regularly, for the starved lynxes were coming to the bait of the flesh of their kin in greater and greater numbers.- "The Whelps of the Wolf", George Marsh.