moan


moan

noun

Definition of MOAN

1
a long low sound indicating pain or grief <she uttered an agonized moan and clutched her stomach>
Synonyms groan, wail
2
a crying out in grief <a great moan arose from the crowd when the awful news was announced>
Near Antonyms cheering, laughing, smiling
3
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>

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