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bawl

verb

Definition of BAWL

1
to shed tears often while making meaningless sounds as a sign of pain or distress <he bawled for days after his dog died>
Synonyms bawl, blub [chiefly British], blubber, sob, weep
2
to speak so as to be heard at a distance <the mover was bawling for help as the refrigerator was about to slip out of his hands>
Synonyms bawl, bay, bellow, cry, holler, hollo (or halloo also hallo), roar, shout, sound off, thunder, vociferate, yell
Near Antonyms breathe, mumble, murmur, mutter, whisper

March 02, 2015
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