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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


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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Smith said that he's also seen wolves that have lost a mate howl "for a lack of a better way to put it, mournfully.
HOWL Gallery/Tattoo is a 3,500 sq/ft custom tattoo shop and art gallery located in the center of Fort Myers, Florida.
We've been showing space to Howl at the Moon for more than two years, and are very excited to have found the perfect site for its much-anticipated Manhattan debut," said Kunikoff.
It's believed that dogs howl for a variety of reasons, Dr.
Identifying factors that influence vocal responses from coyotes may improve the utility of howl surveys as a technique to estimate abundance where coyotes and wolves are sympatric.
And Howl himself appears to be an ineffectual, narcissistic dandy for much of the time.
To borrow another of Ginsberg's titles, I can only think of Howl the movie as a "reality sandwich": Words are the reality, lifted from interviews with Ginsberg and from the transcripts of the San Francisco court, combined in a multilevel form that suggests an extravagant club sandwich, stuffed with dramatic reenactments and scenes from the life, and heavily flavored with documentary sauce (not to mention an extravagant dollop of fantasy animation).
Howl interweaves three stories: the unfolding of the landmark 1957 obscenity trial; an imaginative animated ride through the prophetic masterpiece; and a unique portrait of a man who found new ways to express himself, and in doing so, changed his own life and galvanized a generation.
Divided into basically four, roughly equal parts, the movie Howl uses four different tropes to convey what Ginsberg was trying to do in the poem.
The movie details the story of Ginsberg's controversial poem Howl that detailed the hedonism of the artistic world in the late 1940's and 1950's.
Howl on Trial will further entrench the poem into the canon, worthy or not, and illustrates what must be done to help guarantee canon status for a poem today.
Released earlier this week, Howl Griff is the debut album of Hywel Griff, a beekeeper from Aberystwyth who, it is claimed, has enough bee venom in his veins to kill a normal person.
The family lived in Lumley Road, Chuckery, and Bert's grandfather John Enoch Howl (1859-1931) played for Walsall Swifts.
The ultrasonic tones it emitted, undetectable to the human ear, often caused dogs to flinch and howl.