Thesaurus / moan
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She spoke of her weakness, and the parson drew out her moan.

There and BackGeorge MacDonald

We jumped again, the sickness of disorientation forcing a moan from the girl, and darkness shivered round us.

The Door Through SpaceMarion Zimmer Bradley

From the massed figures there rose a moan, and Chet felt poignantly the animal misery of it.

Brood of the Dark MoonCharles Willard Diffin

The horse steps on a rolling stone; a wind in the branches makes a moan.

Just then, her worst doubts were eased, for the moan came again and the leg in her arms stirred of its own accord.

Joan of the JournalHelen Diehl Olds

Look at me, marked until I die with his high displeasure; and moan and groan for what you made him!'

David CopperfieldCharles Dickens

Now the road grows wilder and wilder,—there is absolutely no sound save the moan of the distant ocean.

Wanderings in IrelandMichael Myers Shoemaker

With a moan of anguish she went down upon her knees beside him.

The Tavern KnightRafael Sabatini

The tempest wildly beats Upon the doors and windows, And deep into our breasts The tempest's moan is echoed.

Life ImmovableKostes Palamas

The music came over the icy waters accompanied by the moan and shriek of the wind through the rigging with unearthly weird effect.

The Root of EvilThomas Dixon

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