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Synonyms for bleat

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for bleat

the sound of sheep or goats (or any sound resembling this)

Related Words

talk whiningly

cry plaintively

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
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As I constantly tell the great tribe of moaners and bleaters about "poverty", they should have lived and survived the wartime: rationing, very tight income for men and women in the forces, a bit of bombing thrown in for light amusement plus an absence of holidays, TV, phones and other trivia of modern life.
And of course the usual beaters have been out "boycotting" (their only "tactic") and the usual international bleaters have dutifully protested with the usual "outrage" and the largely superficial shouts of "freedom of speech," a concept that all too often the Wefmen appear to believe is a one-way street.
But from the morally outraged postings, it was clear to me that intelligibly a third of the aggrieved bleaters hadn't gotten that far.
colonial language policies that neglected Castilian and vernacular Spanish, thereby producing "a nation of stammerers"--that is, restlessly ardoring bleaters (Putnam 1941c: 21-4).
Unfortunately for the Glibs, they are not the brave young Lougheed Tories of 1971, but rather, the same motley bleaters they've been for the last decade.
But I was not going to argue with such an august organization like the EU on such trivial matters "Well OK, I am not fussed where the bleaters die.
We're all entitled to a five-minute letting-off-steam period, during which it should be legally allowable to say anything about anyone without fear of court proceedings, but don't you just hate the real bleaters.
This is the greatest threat we have faced since WWII and the sooner these liberal bleaters realise this the better.
The reason why Martin O'Neill's team go into today's game against Rangers full of confidence is the self- pitying inferiority complex of the last few years has gone along with the bleaters like Jorge Cadete, Paolo di Canio and the soon- to-be-shifted malcontent Eyal Berkovic.
Those benefit bleaters and rampant breeders, who suckle from the State's teat.
He's good enough even to dismiss the growing platoon of bleaters who suggest he bends the rules to snapping point at the ruck.
The bleaters who moan about Chelsea's dominance are ignoring the fact that the old "big three" have not so much shot themselves in the foot as blasted both legs off.-I HOPE you are enjoying your humble pie.
Of course, the usual band of naysayers and bleaters have done all they can to thwart the event.
With their sharp hooves, lizard-like eyes and dodgy teeth, these sheep are evil little bleaters.
No matter the repercussions, we must defend freedom of speech, ignoring the bully boys and bleaters who would batten down the hatches of our open society.