A large, cruel rabbit who is the Chief Rabbit of Efrafa. He took his leadership over his warren by killing the past Chief Rabbit and all the rivals. Woundwort applies a strict military system on overcrowded Efrafa. After Bigwig liberates many does from from Efrara, Woundwort sworn a reverge against Wathership rabbit. He is never found after Battle of Watership Down, assuming he was killed by the farm guard dog, Bob.
Nobody knows if he survived, and it's said that does use Woundwort legend to scare their disobedient kittens, saying that if they won't be good, General Woundwort will come for them.
In TV series he survives destroying of Efrafa and later he claims leadership over his past home - Darkhaven. In the end he leads his army against Watership Down, but is taken by the Black Rabbit of Inle summoned by Silverweed.
( in the miniseries)