Mugient Mu"gi*ent, a. [L. mugiens, p. pr. of mugire to bellow.] Lowing; bellowing. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • mugient — ˈmyüjēənt adjective Etymology: Latin mugient , mugiens, present participle of mugire to bellow, moo; akin to Greek myzein to moan, Sanskrit muñjati, mojati he emits a sound, Latin mutus mute more at mute : making a lowing sound : bellowing the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • mugient — mu·gi·ent …   English syllables

  • mugient —   a. bellowing, especially like cattle.    ♦ mugience,    ♦ mugiency, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Remugient — Re*mu gi*ent (r? m? j? ent), a. [L. remugiens, p. pr. of remugire. See {Mugient}.] Rebellowing. Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • crying — Synonyms and related words: acute, atrocious, bawling, blatant, blubbering, boanergean, brawling, burning, clamant, clamorous, clamoursome, compelling, critical, crucial, cry, demanding, desperate, dire, dissolved in tears, draining, exacting,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • whining — Synonyms and related words: Jeremianic, acute, argute, bawling, beef, beefing, bellyache, bellyaching, bitch, bitching, blatant, complaining, complaint, creaky, crying, destructive criticism, dissent, ear piercing, faultfinding, fretful,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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