Associations to the word «Howl»

Pictures for the word «Howl»

Wiktionary

HOWL, noun. The protracted, mournful cry of a dog or a wolf, or other like sound.
HOWL, noun. A prolonged cry of distress or anguish; a wail.
HOWL, verb. To utter a loud, protracted, mournful sound or cry, as dogs and wolves often do.
HOWL, verb. To utter a sound expressive of pain or distress; to cry aloud and mournfully; to lament; to wail.
HOWL, verb. To make a noise resembling the cry of a wild beast.
HOWL, verb. To utter with outcry.
HOWL OUT, verb. (transitive) To shout or cheer.

Dictionary definition

HOWL, noun. A long loud emotional utterance; "he gave a howl of pain"; "howls of laughter"; "their howling had no effect".
HOWL, noun. The long plaintive cry of a hound or a wolf.
HOWL, noun. A loud sustained noise resembling the cry of a hound; "the howl of the wind made him restless".
HOWL, verb. Emit long loud cries; "wail in self-pity"; "howl with sorrow".
HOWL, verb. Cry loudly, as of animals; "The coyotes were howling in the desert".
HOWL, verb. Make a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles; "The wind was howling in the trees"; "The water roared down the chute".
HOWL, verb. Laugh unrestrainedly and heartily.

Wise words

Words differently arranged have a different meaning, and meanings differently arranged have different effects.
Blaise Pascal