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yowl

noun

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a loud vocal expression of strong emotion
  • the cat gave a yowl of anger

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yowl

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of yowl (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • a bitterly cold winter that had people yowling about their heating bills

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2 to make a long loud mournful sound
  • coyotes yowling at the moon

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The first known use of yowl was in the 13th century

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“Yowl.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/yowl. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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