Thesaurus

yawp

verb
variants: or

yaup

Synonyms and Antonyms of yawp

  1. to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely stop yawping about your problems and try doing something to fix them Synonyms of yawp beef, bellyache, bitch, bleat, carp, caterwaul, crab, croak, fuss, gripe, grizzle, grouch, grouse, growl, grumble, grump, holler, inveigh, keen, kick, kvetch, maunder [chiefly British], moan, murmur, mutter, nag, repine, scream, squawk, squeal, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammer, complain (or yaup), yowlWords Related to yawp object (to), protest, quarrel (with); cavil, quibble; fret, stew, worry; blubber, cry, sob; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lamentNear Antonyms of yawp accept, bear, countenance, endure, take, tolerate; applaud, cheer, commendAntonyms of yawp crow, delight, rejoice

yawp was our Word of the Day on 07/16/2017. Hear the podcast!



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up yawp? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

spoken rather than written

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!