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English noun: growl

1. growl (event) the sound of growling (as made by animals)


Synonymsgrowling


Broader (hypernym)cry


English verb: growl

1. growl (communication) to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds


SamplesHe grumbled a rude response.
Stones grumbled down the cliff.


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


Synonymsgrumble, rumble


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


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









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