howl

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

howl

noun

Definition of HOWL

1
a crying out in grief <the agonized howl of the grief-stricken parents rose toward heaven>
Near Antonyms cheering, laughing, smiling
2
a loud vocal expression of strong emotion <heard howls of laughter from the children watching the clown's silly antics>
Synonyms cry, holler, hoot, howl, whoop, yell, yowl
Near Antonyms mumble, murmur, mutter; gasp, whimper, whisper
3
a violent shouting <the crowd raised a howl when the notorious murderer appeared at the courthouse door>

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