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  Definition of wailing
  1. loud cries made while weeping
  2. vocally expressing grief or sorrow or resembling such expression; "lamenting sinners"; "wailing mourners"; "the wailing wind"; "wailful bagpipes"; "tangle her desires with wailful sonnets"- Shakespeare
Similar Words: bawling, lamenting, wailful

 

Derivational Morphology: howl, ululate, wail, roar, yawl

 

 
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