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howl

noun

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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
  • howls of laughter from the children watching the clown's silly antics
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3 a violent shouting
  • He let out a howl of protest.
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howl

verb

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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 he stubbed his toe.
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