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  Definition of Yawl
  1. a sailing vessel with two masts; a small mizzen is aft of the rudderpost
  2. a ship''s small boat (usually rowed by 4 or 6 oars)
  3. emit long loud cries; "wail in self-pity"; "howl with sorrow"
Similar Words: howl, ululate, wail, roar

 

Hyponyms: jolly boat, jolly, squall, waul, wawl

 

Derivational Morphology: bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl, lament, lamentation, plaint, wail, wailer, wailing, bawling, howl, howling, ululation

 

 
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