Associations to the word «Howling»


HOWLING, noun. The act of producing howls.
HOWLING, verb. Present participle of howl
HOWLING, proper noun. A patronymic surname​.

Dictionary definition

HOWLING, noun. A long loud emotional utterance; "he gave a howl of pain"; "howls of laughter"; "their howling had no effect".
HOWLING, adjective. Extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers; "a fantastic trip to the Orient"; "the film was fantastic!"; "a howling success"; "a marvelous collection of rare books"; "had a rattling conversation about politics"; "a tremendous achievement".

Wise words

The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Mark Twain