Moanful
Moanful Moan"ful, a. Full of moaning; expressing sorrow. -- {Moan"ful*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • moanful — moan·ful …   English syllables

  • moanful — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Moanfully — Moanful Moan ful, a. Full of moaning; expressing sorrow. {Moan ful*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • moan — moanful, adj. moanfully, adv. moaningly, adv. /mohn/, n. 1. a prolonged, low, inarticulate sound uttered from or as if from physical or mental suffering. 2. any similar sound: the moan of the wind. 3. complaint or lamentation. v.i. 4. to utter… …   Universalium

  • keening — 1. adjective Sharp, shrill, especially of a sound. The keening sound of a dentists drill sets my teeth on edge 2. noun a) Exaggerated moanful wailing at a funeral or wake …   Wiktionary

  • complaining — Synonyms and related words: Jeremianic, beef, beefing, bellyache, bellyaching, bitch, bitching, complaint, complaintful, crabbing, crabby, cranky, croaking, destructive criticism, disappointed, discontented, disgruntled, displeased, disputatious …   Moby Thesaurus

  • faultfinding — Synonyms and related words: Jeremianic, adverse criticism, animadversion, aspersion, bad notices, bad press, beef, beefing, bellyache, bellyaching, bitch, bitching, captious, captiousness, carping, cavil, caviling, censoriousness, complaining,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fretful — Synonyms and related words: Jeremianic, abrupt, agitated, antsy, antsy pantsy, anxious, bad tempered, breathless, bustling, captious, carping, catty, caviling, chafing, choleric, complaining, contrary, crabby, cranky, critical, cross, curt,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • howling — Synonyms and related words: Jeremianic, abandoned, acute, amok, animal noise, argute, awful, bark, barking, bawling, bellowing, bemoaning, berserk, bewailing, birdcall, birdies, blatant, blooping, blurping, call, carried away, clang, complaining …   Moby Thesaurus

  • melancholy — Synonyms and related words: absorption, abstraction, aching heart, agony, agony of mind, anguish, atrabiliar, atrabilious, bale, beetle browed, bitterness, black, black browed, blase, bleeding heart, blue, blues, boredness, boredom, bouderie,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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