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howled

verb
past tense of 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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“Howled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/howled. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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