Howl

Pronunciation of Howl
/hˈa͡ʊl/, /hˈa‍ʊl/, /h_ˈaʊ_l/

Synonyms for howl:

Sense 1 (noun)

cry out.

Sense 2 (noun)

blubber, croak, hiss, weep.

Sense 3 (noun)

guffaw, choke up.

Sense 4 (noun)

beg, slaver, snap, faithful, wag, retrieve.

Sense 5 (noun)

titter, peal.

Sense 6 (noun)

lash, gust, rise, freshen, drop, pick up, get up, blow.

Sense 7 (noun)

chuckle, scoff, snicker, giggle, snigger, laugh.

Sense 8 (noun)

OW, Ouch.

bark (noun)

grunt, snarl, woof, yap.

bay (noun)

ululation.

communication (noun)

ululation, howling.

cry (noun)

groan, lamentation, meow, caw, howling, whinny, moo.

howl (noun)

roar, ululate, howling, yammer, yawl, ululation, wail, yowl, wrawl.

hurrah (noun)

whoop.

laugh loudly (noun)

roar.

moan (noun)

lament.

outcry (noun)

scream, noise.

ululation (noun)

cackle, hoot, yelp, bleat, cry, moo, ululation, honk, bawl, quack, gobble, bay, neigh, snarl, growl, chatter, squawk, call, bark, coo, whinny, bray, purr, warble, crow, trill, meow, twit, cuckoo, caw, mew, roar, squeal, snort, grunt, cluck, bellow, chirp.

bark (verb)

snap, cry.

bawl (verb)

holler, squall, call, cheer, screech.

bellow (verb)

bray, whoop, yawp.

body (verb)

roar.

call (verb)

exclaim, cry out.

communication (verb)

roar, ululate, wail, yawl.

cry (verb)

cheer, holler, exclaim, shriek, shout, moan, scream, groan, yell, whoop, clamor.

ululate (verb)

cackle, hoot, yelp, bleat, cry, moo, ululate, honk, bawl, quack, gobble, bay, neigh, snarl, growl, chatter, squawk, call, bark, coo, whinny, bray, purr, warble, crow, trill, meow, twit, cuckoo, caw, mew, roar, squeal, snort, grunt, cluck, bellow, chirp.

Sense 1

complain, freshen, sough, Ouch, snicker, woof, snuff, snigger, wire-haired, writhe, voice, yappy, OW, squall, oink, chortle, chuckle, choke up, whistle, snivel, scoff.

Sense 2

blubber, croak, absurdity, titter, wag, cry out, guffaw, weep, sniffle.

Sense 3

giggle, gust, beg, tear up, veer, retrieve, riot, yap, slaver.

Sense 4

hiss, trumpet, crack-up, gas, snap.

Sense 5

ruffle, faithful.

Sense 6

panic, joke.

Sense 7

break down, peal, get up.

Sense 8

lash.

Sense 11

blow.

Sense 14

pick up.

Sense 16

rise.

Sense 17

drop.

chuckle

laugh.

cry

break down, hoot, mewl, weep.

lament

lament.

laugh

snicker.

scream

screech.

Usage examples for howl:

  • Jack's friends let out a howl of rage. - "Abe Lincoln Gets His Chance", Frances Cavanah.
  • Then there was a howl on the mountain. - "Letters from my Windmill", Alphonse Daudet.
  • He gave a wild howl and fled into the night. - "With the French in France and Salonika", Richard Harding Davis.

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