What does yowl mean?

Definitions for yowlyaʊl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word yowl.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl(verb)

    a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)

    "his bellow filled the hallway"

  2. howl, wrawl, yammer, yowl(verb)

    cry loudly, as of animals

    "The coyotes were howling in the desert"

  3. yowl, caterwaul(verb)

    utter shrieks, as of cats


  1. yowl(Noun)

    A prolonged, loud cry, like the sound of an animal; a wail; a howl.

  2. yowl(Verb)

    Utter a yowl.

  3. yowl(Verb)

    Express by yowling; utter with a yowl.

  4. Origin: From yollen, past participle of yellen. More at yell, yollen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yowl(verb)

    to utter a loud, long, and mournful cry, as a dog; to howl; to yell

  2. Yowl(noun)

    a loud, protracted, and mournful cry, as that of a dog; a howl

  3. Origin: [See Yawl, v. i.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Yowl

    yowl, v.i. to cry mournfully, as a dog: to yell, bawl.—n. a distressed cry.—n. Yowl′ing, a howling. [M. E. yowlen—Ice. gaula, to howl; cf. Scot. gowl and Eng. yell.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yowl in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yowl in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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