howl


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Synonyms for howl

Synonyms for howl

to utter or emit a long, mournful, plaintive sound

to cry loudly, as a healthy child does from pain or distress

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to make inarticulate sounds of grief or pain, usually accompanied by tears

to express great amusement or mirth

a long, mournful cry

something or someone uproariously funny or absurd

Synonyms for howl

a long loud emotional utterance

the long plaintive cry of a hound or a wolf

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a loud sustained noise resembling the cry of a hound

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cry loudly, as of animals

make a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles

laugh unrestrainedly and heartily

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"HOWL" has independence in its DNA, its filmmakers said.
The letters do, however, serve as excellent testimony to the business of books and all the work it took Ginsberg to get "Howl" out there.
This is not, however, to detract from the album's impressive unity of sound, and with such a liberal sprinkling of poppy melodies, you can be sure of hearing more of Howl Griff's fare in the weeks and months to come.
To commemorate the half-century anniversary of Howl, the poems original publisher, City Lights, gives us Howl on Trial, a truly evocative book (in the sense that it fully evokes an era) which reminds us there was a time in the not too distant past when people actually cared what poets had to say--when people cared enough to censor and prohibit some of those poems.
When the relatively level-headed Billy Collins writes that "Howl" allowed him "to try to sound in his poems like a downtown homosexual Jewish beatnik intimate in the ways of pot and Benzedrine," he is slightly aware that his vicarious rebellion was ridiculous, yet he operates in the same style-worshipping genre as Moody.
While war is going on with a neighboring kingdom, Sophie finds a certain liberation as a cleaning woman in Howl's castle, which is kept moving by Calcifer the fee demon (Billy Crystal).
Based on a novel by British author Diana Wynne Jones, ''Howl's Moving Castle'' follows the transformation of a quiet hat shop seamstress into an old grandmother figure who is swept into the fantastical world of sorcery by a wizard named Howl.
''Howl's Moving Castle'' is based on a children's book of the same name by British writer Diana Wynne Jones.
to the church when a sound began emanating from the streets of Elmira, Ontario, a sound every ounce as reverential as the lonely howl of a bugle."
We howl about the increasing ease with which government at all levels takes away the public's right to know under the guise of making people safer.
When she's ready to howl she can bite down and try to shout - of course nothing but a grunt will come out.
The HOWL festival of art and revolution arises out of this tradition.
As Nellie McClung herself was famous for saying, "Just get the thing done and let them howl." Howl they did.
There I howled my primal howl, howling as a beast howls until my cry scraped like brick against brick.
(According to Ginsberg, he also had sex with Kerouac, under Manhattan's West Side Highway.) When Howl and Other Poems was published in 1956, Ginsberg was 30.