Pronunciation of Growl
/ɡɹˈa͡ʊl/, /ɡɹˈaʊl/, /ɡ_ɹ_ˈaʊ_l/
Synonyms for growl:
whinny, meow, moo, caw.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
growling, rumble, grumble.
Usage examples for growl:
- Evidently it did not object to conversation, so long as they kept still, for though it looked at her it did not growl. - "The Manor House School", Angela Brazil.
- As the little Wizard turned to follow them he felt a hot breath against his cheek and heard a low, fierce growl. - "Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz", L. Frank Baum..
- He said it lightly, but I could tell that he felt the disappointment bitterly, while even I, who had expected nothing, wheeled the pack- horse around with an angry growl. - "Lorimer of the Northwest", Harold Bindloss.