Wrawl
Wrawl Wrawl, v. i. [Cf. Dan. vraale, Sw. vr[*a]la to brawl, to roar, Dan. vraal a bawling, roaring, vr[ae]le to cry, weep, whine.] To cry, as a cat; to waul. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • wrawl — verb cry loudly, as of animals The coyotes were howling in the desert • Syn: ↑howl, ↑yammer, ↑yowl • Derivationally related forms: ↑yowl (for: ↑yowl), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • caterwaul — Synonyms and related words: bark, battle cry, bawl, bay, bell, bellow, bicker, blare, blat, blate, bleat, bray, call, cheer, creak, cry, fall out, give tongue, give voice, hail, halloo, holler, hollo, hoot, howl, hurrah, keen, low, meow, mew,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • creak — Synonyms and related words: caterwaul, chirk, chirking, chirp, chirrup, crick, howl, keen, pipe, screak, scream, screech, shriek, shrill, skirl, skreigh, squawk, squeak, squeal, stridulate, stridulation, ululate, ululation, wail, whine, whistle,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • howl — Synonyms and related words: Bedlam let loose, air a grievance, animal noise, bark, barking, battle cry, bawl, bay, bedlam, beef, beefing, bell, bellow, bellyache, bellyaching, birdcall, bitch, bitching, blare, blast, blat, blate, bleat, bobbery,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • keen — Synonyms and related words: Attic, OK, Siberian, ablaze, absorbing, ace high, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acid, acidic, acidulent, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, active, acute, adroit, afire, aggressive, agile, agog, alacritous, alert, algid, alive …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pipe — Synonyms and related words: English horn, Missouri meerschaum, Pandean pipe, adjutage, aerophone, anthem, aulos, bagpipe, ballad, bark, barrel, basset horn, basset oboe, bassoon, bawl, bay, beep, bell, bellow, blare, blast, blat, blow, blow a… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • screak — Synonyms and related words: bark, bawl, bay, bell, bellow, blare, blat, blate, bleat, bray, call, caterwaul, creak, cry, give tongue, give voice, howl, keen, low, meow, mew, mewl, miaow, moo, neigh, nicker, pipe, pule, roar, scream, screech,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • scream — Synonyms and related words: bark, battle cry, bawl, bay, bell, bellow, belly laugh, blare, blat, blate, bleat, blubber, blue story, boom, bray, breathe, buzz, cackle, call, card, caterwaul, chant, cheer, chirp, complain, coo, creak, crow, cry,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • screech — Synonyms and related words: bark, battle cry, bawl, bay, bell, bellow, blare, blat, blate, bleat, blubber, boom, bray, breathe, buzz, cackle, call, caterwaul, chant, cheer, chirp, coo, creak, crow, cry, drawl, exclaim, flute, gasp, give tongue,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • shriek — Synonyms and related words: Homeric laughter, bark, battle cry, bawl, bay, be in stitches, beep, bell, bellow, belly laugh, blare, blast, blat, blow, blow the horn, blubber, boff, boffola, boom, bray, break up, breathe, bugle, burst into laughter …   Moby Thesaurus

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