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  Words related to howl

Related / Similar Words: howling, ululation, roar, ululate, wail, yawl, wrawl, yammer, yowl

 

Definition:
  • a long loud emotional utterance; "he gave a howl of pain"; "howls of laughter"; "their howling had no effect";
  • a loud sustained noise resembling the cry of a hound; "the howl of the wind made him restless";
  • the long plaintive cry of a hound or a wolf;
  • laugh unrestrainedly and heartily;
  • make a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles; "The wind was howling in the trees"; "The water roared down the chute";
  • emit long loud cries; "wail in self-pity"; "howl with sorrow";
  • cry loudly, as of animals; "The coyotes were howling in the desert";

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    Hyponyms: squeal, vroom, yawp, bawl, thunder, squall, waul, wawl

     

    Derivational Morphology: ululate, wail, roar, yawl, wrawl, yammer, yowl, howling, ululation, belly laugh, sidesplitter, howler, thigh-slapper, scream, wow, riot, bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roaring, boom, thunder, lament, lamentation, plaint, wailer, wailing, bawling, howler monkey

     

     
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