Thesaurus / growl
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
At other times Noseda dispenses with language altogether, deploying guttural growls and yat-dat-dat-daaaaa’s until he gets what he’s after, which, in the case of the 40th, is propulsion.
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Again they heard the growl much nearer than before, and it became evident that the lion was intent on claiming hospitality.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
So with a fearful growl, and a bark that might have frightened a lion, Bravo made a leap and a spring after poor little Downy.
“But we ought to pony up the money for his support like good sports,” said Darry, continuing to growl.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
Lawrence made no answer, and with a curse and a growl the guerrillas turned away.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The bears growl in stupefaction and rage, and take deep breaths to begin again.
Pincher, who followed close at her heels, gave an ominous growl, and burst off into a fresh paroxysm of barking.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
While he was avoiding the fissures, and carefully picking his way around the curve, a savage growl broke suddenly on his ears.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
The tree then began to sway from side to side and they heard another growl, louder than the first.
THE VALUE OF A PRAYING MOTHERISABEL C. BYRUM
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