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groan

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of groan

  1. 1 a crying out in grief when the underdogs lost the playoffs, the groans of millions of disappointed fans were heard throughout the land Synonyms of groan lament, howl, keen, lamentation, moan, plaint, wailWords Related to groan cry, sob, tears; agonizing, grieving, mourning, sorrowing, suffering, weeping; hand-wringing, regret; complaint, cri de coeur, outcry, protest; anguish, dolor, grief, heartache, heartbreak, sorrow, woeNear Antonyms of groan cheering, laughing, smilingAntonyms of groan exultation, rejoicing

  2. 2 a long low sound indicating pain or grief let out a groan when he tried to stand on the sprained ankle Synonyms of groan moan, wailWords Related to groan blubbering, crying, sniveling, sobbing, weeping, whimpering, whining, yammering; keen, lament, lamentation, plaint; bawl, cry, howl, shriek, squall, whimper, whine, yelp, yowlNear Antonyms of groan cackle, chortle, chuckle, giggle, guffaw, laugh, snicker, snigger, titter, twitter


groan

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of groan

  1. to utter a moan heard someone groaning in pain Synonyms of groan moan, wailWords Related to groan blubber, cry, sob, weep; sniff, snivel, whimper, whine; bemoan, bewail, deplore, keen, lament, rue; agonize, anguish, bleed, grieve, hurt, mourn, sorrow, suffer; bawl, howl, shriek, squall, yammer, yelp, yowlNear Antonyms of groan cackle, chortle, chuckle, crack up, giggle, guffaw, laugh, snicker, titter, twitter



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