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noun as in long, loud animate sound

verb as in utter a long, loud animate sound

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Example Sentences

Here he slept very comfortably until noon, and then the familiar 'yowl-yowl' awakened him.

They galloped away, and the 'yowl-yowl' of the pack died away over the moor.

Hippity-Hop gave a yowl of fear, and twisted to scratch Jan's eyes, but he gripped her firmly, though his teeth did not hurt her.

Well, jest as I was finished, and was a saying amen, the lordy mercy what a yowl something did give right over me in a tree!

Then he gave a yowl which rang through the schoolroom, providing exhilarating diversion to two hundred lifted heads.


On this page you'll find 65 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to yowl, such as: bawl, bay, caterwaul, cry, holler, and howl.

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