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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal) v. - Utter shrieks, as of cats; Cry loudly, as of animals.

Usage examples (35)
  • "yowl," that filled the whole valley, and reverberating from the cliffs, appeared continuous.
  • Now, I heard him yowl, sharply, as though in pain.
  • Let's both go into the room next door and yowl too.
  • She and dad both'd yowl to high heaven-they'd claw me for more
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