Thesaurus / bawl
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
I can't afford to feed useless boys, and it's no use to bawl about it.
IN PAWNELLIS PARKER BUTLER
They streamed down his face and his chin and lip quivered, and then he opened his mouth and started to bawl like a baby.
Hurley'll prob'ly rave round an' tell ye ye can't, an' bawl ye out, an' raise a rookus generally, but jest stick to it.
CONNIE MORGAN IN THE LUMBER CAMPSJAMES B. HENDRYX
The only human sounds that the Parrot could bawl out were, "Come, let us be men!"
ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALESHANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
I gave him a lick on the nose that made him bawl like a calf.
A TEXAS COW BOYCHAS. A. SIRINGO
Then almost at once, Beckmesser began to bawl under Eva's window.
OPERAS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOWMARY SCHELL HOKE BACON
An' the King made a law that Donkey is to bawl at every miles that he might know where he got.
JAMAICAN SONG AND STORYWALTER JEKYLL
"I suppose you are too much of a man to bawl, whatever happens; so there won't be any," replied Richard.
IN SCHOOL AND OUTOLIVER OPTIC
His last resort, in a dead heat, was to bawl so loud as to frighten the other drivers' horses off their feet.
LOOKING BACKMERRICK ABNER RICHARDSON
He heard none of the words, but rejoined in a bawl: 'Mrs. Warwick!
DIANA OF THE CROSSWAYS, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
WORDS RELATED TO BAWL
- holler out
- sing out
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