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: producing or marked by a sound resembling a howl
a howling storm
: desolate, wild
a howling wilderness
: very great : pronounced
a howling success
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1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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how long is a piece of string
howl with laughter
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: producing the long, low sound made by strong wind
: very great
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