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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HOWLED

Hippy said he pounded and shouted and howled and wailed and pounded some more.

Then we howled the top of the roof off, and I for one fell in love with Carlin on the spot.

"For the last time I give you the opportunity," the Mercutian howled—in English.

"You shall pay for this," howled the Mercutian, finding voice again.

One of the Indians then stationed himself as a decoy, and howled like a wolf.

Job, without, thumped and scratched and howled louder than ever.

It shrieked and howled about the eaves and the old house squeaked and groaned.

They came to me separately: one bleated, another screamed, one howled.

Willems made an attempt to speak, but Almayer howled him down.

He howled out his string of questions, and suddenly became silent.

WORD ORIGIN

early 13c., houlen, probably ultimately of imitative origin; similar formations are found in other Germanic languages. Related: Howled; howling. As a noun from 1590s.

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