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English definition of “yowl”

yowl

verb [I] uk   /jaʊl/ us  
to make a long, high, unhappy cry, usually when hurt or fighting: I was woken up by cats yowling outside my window.Animal (non-human) soundsSounds made by humans with their mouths
yowl
noun [C] uk   us  
Animal (non-human) soundsSounds made by humans with their mouths
(Definition of yowl from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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