mewl

verb \ ˈmyül \

Definition of mewl

intransitive verb
:to cry weakly :whimper

Examples of mewl in a Sentence

  1. the tiny kitten mewled for its mother

Origin and Etymology of mewl

imitative

mewl Synonyms

Synonyms
bleat, whimper, pule
Related Words
fuss, sniffle, snivel, snuffle, whine; bawl, blub [chiefly British], blubber, cry, sob, weep; peep, squeak; yelp; mumble, murmur, mutter; groan, moan, sigh
Near Antonyms
scream, screech, shriek, squeal; howl, squall, wail, yowl; call, caterwaul, squawk; bellow, roar

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