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caterwaul

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • like many kids during summer vacation, they were caterwauling about the lack of things to do

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caterwaul

noun

Synonyms of caterwaul (Entry 2 of 2)

as in yowl, screech

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The first known use of caterwaul was in the 14th century

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“Caterwaul.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/caterwaul. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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