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yowl

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of yowl

  1. a loud vocal expression of strong emotion the cat gave a yowl of anger Synonyms of yowl cry, holler, hoot, howl, whoop, yell, shoutWords Related to yowl ejaculation, interjection; scream, screech, shriek, shrill, squall, squeak, squeal, yelp; bawl, bellow, clamor, outcry, roar; caterwaul, plaint, wailNear Antonyms of yowl mumble, murmur, mutter; gasp, whimper, whisper


yowl

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of yowl

  1. 1 to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely a bitterly cold winter that had people yowling about their heating bills Synonyms of yowl 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, yawp (or yaup), complainWords Related to yowl object (to), protest, quarrel (with); cavil, quibble; fret, stew, worry; blubber, cry, sob; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lamentNear Antonyms of yowl accept, bear, countenance, endure, take, tolerate; applaud, cheer, commendAntonyms of yowl crow, delight, rejoice

  2. 2 to make a long loud mournful sound coyotes yowling at the moon Synonyms of yowl bay, keen, ululate, wail, howlWords Related to yowl bawl, caterwaul, scream, screech, shriek, shrill, squall, squeal, yawp (or yaup), yell, yelp



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