: making a lowing sound : bellowing
the mugient herds are turned out to pastureRichard Amper

Word History


Latin mugient-, mugiens, present participle of mugire to bellow, moo; akin to Greek myzein to moan, Sanskrit muñjati, mojati he emits a sound, Latin mutus mute

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“Mugient.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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