howling definition

  • adjective:
    • Marked because of the sound of howling: a howling wind.
    • Desolate; dreary: a howling backwoods.
    • Slang extremely great; great: a howling success.
    • extraordinarily good or great ; made use of particularly as intensifiers
  • noun:
    • The work of producing howls.
    • a lengthy noisy emotional utterance
  • verb:
    • Present participle of howl.
  • others:
    • full of howling beasts or dismal noises.
    • extremely “loud”; extreme: as, a howling swell.

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