a long low sound indicating pain or grief <she uttered an agonized moan and clutched her stomach> Related Words blubbering
a crying out in grief <a great moan arose from the crowd when the awful news was announced> Related Words cry
, cri de coeur
an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment <not the sort of person who would accept without a moan chronic emotional abuse from a domestic partner> Synonyms beef
, whinge [British]
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