growl

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Synonyms for growl

snarl

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Synonyms for growl

to make a continuous deep reverberating sound

Synonyms for growl

the sound of growling (as made by animals)

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to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds

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judgement After graduating you know from the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, Kemp took up his role as growly hard man Grant Mitchell in EastEnders, a part he played on and off for 16 years.
It's such a victory that this movie is going to be in theaters,'' he says in his signature growly tone.
His growly, raspy voice verges on rock-n-roll, and the way he danced around the microphone showed the music coursing through his veins.
Each page of this ten screen storybook features a playful (non-scary) monster with names like Blushy, Toothy, Golly, Taily, Blobby, Growly and Snouty.
Sophie has been very stressed by her past and can be snappy and growly.
It performs smoothly and fairly quietly, until you crank up the revs, which creates satisfying growly overtures from the twin exhaust pipes.
Jones' Agent K, you see, is tracked down by a growly, one-armed alien fugitive named Boris the Animal, played with cartoonish gusto by Flight of the Conchords' Jemaine Clement.
Three different versions of the ringtones of the few low, growly words the deposed leader spoke are now available for download, thanks to a website, reports ABC News.
Lakis himself sits in a tiny office, a trim middle-aged man with spiky silver hair, a growly voice and slightly wolf-like features.
In "Ella Kazoo Will Not Brush her Hair," young heroine Ella hides in a cupboard, "roars at her mom like a big growly bear," and flat-out refuses to brush.
The repeated and subtly reversed, growly 'gr'-sounds together with the munching, mouthing 'm'-noises (in lines 6-8) combine to give a slightly monstrous impression or to leave (given the content) a "bad taste in the mouth'.
Written by Pixies frontman Black Francis and delivered in his trademark yowly, growly fashion, Planet Of Sound details the adventures of a man travelling through space trying to find the source of some seriously cool music he's picked up on his radio.
When a Portuguese family with two daughters moves onto the Meserve estate, Earl becomes even more bestial, "whining and whimpering and making growly noises in his throat" (123); when Array tries to restrain him he bites her.
This consists of a single, hour-long video shot of a park with trees, grassy lawns, and paths crisscrossed by walkers and joggers, accompanied by English subtitles translating the sound track: a muted, growly male bass speaking in Russian.
Smooth and tractable at low speeds it transforms into a hard edged, growly motor when you press it hard.