Examples of mewl in a Sentence
the tiny kitten mewled for its mother
Recent Examples of mewl from the Web
The cats, which spent the first day mewling, have mellowed out.
Somewhere in the dark of the room, a kitten mewled.
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Origin and Etymology of mewl
First Known Use: 1600See Words from the same year
Synonymsbleat, whimper, pule
Related Wordsfuss, sniffle, snivel, snuffle, whine; bawl, blub [chiefly British], blubber, cry, sob, weep; peep, squeak; yelp; mumble, murmur, mutter; groan, moan, sigh
Near Antonymsscream, screech, shriek, squeal; howl, squall, wail, yowl; call, caterwaul, squawk; bellow, roar
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