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gowl

intransitive verb \ˈgau̇(ə)l, ˈgül\

Definition of gowl

-ed/-ing/-s

dialectal, British

  1. :  howl yell the hound dog gowled wind gowls in the chimney — R. L. Stevenson

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Origin and Etymology of gowl

Middle English goulen, gowlen, from Old Norse gaula; akin to Old Norse geyja to bark and perhaps to Greek chaos abyss


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gowl

noun \"\

Definition of gowl

plural

-s

dialectal, British

  1. :  a loud cry :  howl yell burst out in kind o' gowl o' anger — S. R. Crockett

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