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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Cry weakly or softly.

Usage examples (32)
  • They are pretty creepy, but mewl like little kittens.
  • Chitter gave a plaintive but resigned mewl in response.
  • The cats will mewl and the baby in the Airstream will cry.
  • If my lungs are locked then I mewl, or a groan, or a moan. for more
Tutoring comment
  • That lazy "mule" (offspring of a horse and donkey) will "mewl" (to whimper) if you add any weight to its kyack.
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