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English noun: yowl

1. yowl (communication) a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)

SamplesHis bellow filled the hallway.

Synonymsbellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring

Broader (hypernym)call, cry, outcry, shout, vociferation, yell

English verb: yowl

1. yowl (communication) cry loudly, as of animals

SamplesThe coyotes were howling in the desert.

ExamplesYou can hear animals yowl in the meadows, The meadows yowl with animals

Synonymshowl, wrawl, yammer

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)emit, let loose, let out, utter

2. yowl (communication) utter shrieks, as of cats


Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)pipe, pipe up, shriek, shrill

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