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caterwaul

verb

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  1. to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely like other small-town teens, they were caterwauling about the lack of things to do Synonyms of caterwaul beef, bellyache, bitch, bleat, carp, complain, crab, croak, fuss, gripe, grizzle, grouch, grouse, growl, grumble, grump, holler, inveigh, keen, kick, kvetch, maunder [chiefly British], moan, murmur, mutter, nag, repine, scream, squawk, squeal, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammer, yawp (or yaup), yowlWords Related to caterwaul object (to), protest, quarrel (with); cavil, quibble; fret, stew, worry; blubber, cry, sob; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lamentNear Antonyms of caterwaul accept, bear, countenance, endure, take, tolerate; applaud, cheer, commendAntonyms of caterwaul crow, delight, rejoice


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