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bawl

Synonyms of bawl in English:

verb

  • 1 ‘Come on, Simon!’ he bawled
    informal yammer
    North American informal holler
    [Antonyms] whisper
  • 2 the children continued to bawl
    informal blub
    Scottish informal greet
    rare ululate
  • noun

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  • he addressed the class in a terrifying bawl
    North American informal holler
    [Antonyms] whisper
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