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meow

noun me·ow \mē-ˈau̇\

Simple Definition of meow

  • : the crying sound made by a cat

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of meow

  1. 1 :  the cry of a cat

  2. 2 :  a spiteful or malicious remark

meow intransitive verb

Variants of meow

also miaow play \mē-ˈau̇\

Origin of meow

imitative


First Known Use: 1582



MEOW Defined for Kids

1

meow

play
noun me·ow \mē-ˈau̇\

Definition of meow for Students

  1. :  the cry of a cat




2

meow

play
verb me·ow

Definition of meow for Students

meowedmeowing

  1. :  to make the cry of a cat




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