AskDefine | Define wawl

The Collaborative Dictionary

Waul \Waul\, v. i. [Of imitative origin.] To cry as a cat; to squall; to wail. [Written also wawl.] [1913 Webster] The helpless infant, coming wauling and crying into the world. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]
Wawl \Wawl\ (w[add]l), v. i. See Waul. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

Word Net

wawl v : make high-pitched, whiney noises [syn: squall, waul]
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