wawl
Waul Waul, v. i. [Of imitative origin.] To cry as a cat; to squall; to wail. [Written also {wawl}.] [1913 Webster]

The helpless infant, coming wauling and crying into the world. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]


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