Miaul
Miaul Mi*aul", v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Miauled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Miauling}.] [Cf. F. miauler, of imitative origin, and E. mew. Cf. {Mewl}.] To cry as a cat; to mew; to caterwaul. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

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  • miaul — MIÁUL subst. în expr. v. MIAU. expr. (Substantivat; fam.) A i lua cuiva miaul = a) a face pe cineva să tacă; b) a omorî pe cineva. [DEX 98] Trimis de gall, 13.05.2008. Sursa: Neoficial …   Dicționar Român

  • Miaul — Mi*aul , n. The crying of a cat. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • miaul — mi·aul || mɪ aÊŠl v. make the sound of a cat, cry like a cat …   English contemporary dictionary

  • miaul — [mɪ ɔ:l] verb rare miaow. Origin C17: from Fr. miauler, of imitative origin …   English new terms dictionary

  • miaul — mi·aul …   English syllables

  • miaul — v.intr. cry like a cat; mew. Etymology: F miauler: imit …   Useful english dictionary

  • Miauled — Miaul Mi*aul , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Miauled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Miauling}.] [Cf. F. miauler, of imitative origin, and E. mew. Cf. {Mewl}.] To cry as a cat; to mew; to caterwaul. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Miauling — Miaul Mi*aul , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Miauled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Miauling}.] [Cf. F. miauler, of imitative origin, and E. mew. Cf. {Mewl}.] To cry as a cat; to mew; to caterwaul. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • miau — interj. (Adesea repetat) Cuvânt care imită strigătul pisicii; miorlau. ♢ expr. (Substantivat; fam.) A i lua cuiva miaul = a) a face pe cineva să tacă; b) a omorî pe cineva. – Onomatopee. Trimis de LauraGellner, 29.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  MIAU… …   Dicționar Român

  • Meawl — Meawl, v. i. See {Mewl}, and {Miaul}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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