bleat definition

  • noun:
    • The characteristic weep of a goat or sheep.
    • A sound similar to this weep.
    • A whining, feeble problem.
    • The characteristic cry of a sheep or a goat.
    • A plaintive weep of, or like this of, a sheep.
    • The weep of a sheep, goat, or calf; also, of a snipe.
    • the noise of sheep or goats (or any sound resembling this)
    • The characteristic cry of a goat or sheep.
    • A sound similar to this weep.
    • A whining, feeble complaint.
    • The characteristic cry of a sheep or a goat.
    • A plaintive weep of, or like this of, a sheep.
    • The cry of a sheep, goat, or calf; also, of a snipe.
    • the noise of sheep or goats (or any noise resembling this)
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To utter the characteristic cry of a goat or sheep.
    • To utter a sound such as this weep, specifically a whine.
    • To make the noise of, or one like this of, a sheep; to cry like a sheep or calf.
    • To utter the characteristic weep of a goat or sheep.
    • To utter an audio similar to this weep, particularly a whine.
    • To make the noise of, or one that way of, a sheep; to cry like a sheep or calf.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To utter in a whining way.
    • To utter in a whining means.
  • verb:
    • Of a sheep or goat, which will make its characteristic cry.
    • Of a person, to whine.
    • weep plaintively
    • talk whiningly
    • Of a sheep or goat, in order to make its characteristic cry.
    • Of a person, to grumble.
    • weep plaintively
    • talk whiningly
  • others:
    • To cry as a sheep, goat, or calf; additionally, as a snipe.
    • To cry as a sheep, goat, or calf; additionally, as a snipe.

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