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howl

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verb

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as in to shriek
to make a long loud mournful sound several coyotes began howling close by as the sun went down the wind howled on the open plain

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“Howl.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/howl. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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