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Meaning of MEWL

Pronunciation:  myool

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  cry weakly or softly; "she wailed with pain"
 

MEWL is a 4 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: pule, wail, whimper
 
 See Also: cry, weep

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mewl\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Mewled}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Mewling}.] [Cf. F. miauler to mew, E. mew to cry as a cat.
Cf. {Miaul}.]
To cry, as a young child; to squall. [Written also {meawl}.]
--Shak.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bark, bawl, bay, bell, bellow, blare, blat, blate, bleat, bray, call, caterwaul, cry, give tongue, give voice, howl, low, meow, mew, miaow, moo, neigh, nicker, pule, roar, screak, scream, screech, squall, squeak, squeal, troat, ululate, wail, whicker, whine, whinny, yap, yawl, yawp, yelp, yip, yowl
 

 

 

 

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