What is another word for howl?

619 synonyms found


[ hˈa͡ʊl], [ hˈa‍ʊl], [ h_ˈaʊ_l]

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How to use "Howl" in context?

Despite the wide variety of meanings that are attributed to the word "howl," it is most commonly used to refer to a cry of pain or anguish. The word is derived from the Old English word hwelc, which means "to cry out."Originally, "howl" was only used to describe the sound made when a person cries out. However, over the years it has come to be used more generally to describe any kind of cry, whether it is of pain or joy. Interestingly, the word "howl" can be used both figuratively and literally.

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Homophones for Howl:

  • houle.

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