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howl

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1 a crying out in grief

  • we had to endure the puppy's mournful howls on her first night in our house
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2 a loud vocal expression of strong emotion

  • heard howls of laughter from the children watching the clownʼs silly antics
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3 a violent shouting

  • the crowd let out a howl of protest over the referee's call
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howl

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1 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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2 to cry out loudly and emotionally

  • the boy howled in pain when his baby sister bit him
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