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    wail

    wail - Dictionary definition and meaning for word wail

    Definition
    (noun) a cry of sorrow and grief
    Synonyms : lament , lamentation , plaint
    Example Sentence
    • their pitiful laments could be heard throughout the ward
    Definition
    (verb) emit long loud cries
    Synonyms : howl , roar , ululate , yaup , yawl
    Example Sentence
    • wail in self-pity
    • howl with sorrow
    Definition
    (verb) cry weakly or softly
    Synonyms : mewl , pule , whimper
    Example Sentence
    • she wailed with pain
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