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Synonyms for howl
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. howl, howling, ululation(noun)

    a long loud emotional utterance

    "he gave a howl of pain"; "howls of laughter"; "their howling had no effect"

    Synonyms:
    ululation, howling

  2. howl(noun)

    the long plaintive cry of a hound or a wolf

    Synonyms:
    ululation, howling

  3. howl(verb)

    a loud sustained noise resembling the cry of a hound

    "the howl of the wind made him restless"

    Synonyms:
    ululation, howling

  4. howl, ululate, wail, roar, yawl, yaup(verb)

    emit long loud cries

    "wail in self-pity"; "howl with sorrow"

    Synonyms:
    whimper, yawl, yaup, wrawl, yowl, yammer, pule, wail, mewl, thunder, ululate, bellow, roar

  5. howl, wrawl, yammer, yowl(verb)

    cry loudly, as of animals

    "The coyotes were howling in the desert"

    Synonyms:
    yawp, yawl, yaup, caterwaul, wrawl, yowl, yammer, wail, grizzle, whine, ululate, roar

  6. roar, 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"

    Synonyms:
    thunder, yawl, yaup, wrawl, yowl, bellow, wail, ululate, yammer, roar

  7. roar, howl(verb)

    laugh unrestrainedly and heartily

    Synonyms:
    thunder, yawl, yaup, wrawl, yowl, bellow, wail, ululate, yammer, roar

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. howl(n.)

    Synonyms:
    cry (as of a dog), yell

  2. howl(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    cry (as a dog), yell

  3. howl(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    wail, lament

  4. howl(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    roar

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. howl(n)

    Synonyms:
    yowling, ululation, howling, wail

  2. howl(v)

    Synonyms:
    yowl, roar, ululate, yawl

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    scream, yell

How to pronounce howl?

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How to say howl in sign language?

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How to use howl in a sentence?

  1. Alexander Litvinenko:

    You may succeed in silencing me but that silence comes at a price, you may succeed in silencing one man but the howl of protest from around the world will reverberate, Mr. Putin, in your ears for the rest of your life.

  2. Alexander Litvinenko:

    You may succeed in silencing me, but that silence comes at a price, you may succeed in silencing one man, but the howl of protest from around the world will reverberate, Mr. Putin, in your ears for the rest of your life.

  3. Stuart Stevens:

    There's a dark side to each and every human soul. We wish we were Obi-Wan Kenobi, and for the most part we are, but there's a little Darth Vadar in all of us. Thing is, this ain't no either or proposition. We're talking about dialectics, the good and the bad merging into us. You can run but you can't hide. My experience Face the darkness, stare it down. Own it. As brother Nietzsche said, being human is a complicated gig. Give that old dark night of the soul a hug Howl the eternal yes

  4. Danish proverb:

    Live with wolves, and you learn to howl.

  5. Kimano M. Edwards:

    An evildoer may succeed in delivering injustice to the righteous but the howl of protest from within his conscience will reverberate in the ears of his soul for the rest of his life.


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