Antonyms for bleating

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Sheep were bleating high up on the frost-nipped side of the fell.

His lower jaw had been trembling all the time and his voice was like the bleating of a sick goat.

The bleating of the new-dropt lambs was faintly heard from the fields.

Simultaneously she remembered that she had not heard the bleating of the sheep.

The bleating of the fawn at once recalls the mother to its side.

Bleating like the fawn they would draw the timid dam to her death.

Now I am so drunk that I can enjoy listening to the bleating of the sheep.

There's a shepherd driving his flock from the fold, bleating; and the lowing of cattle.

He heard the bleating of the ——s and the twitter of birds among the trees.

The bleating of the kids woke them the next morning earlier than usual.