howl

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howl(
haul
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (sound like that made by a wolf)
a. el aullido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
We heard the howl of a wolf in the woods.Oímos el aullido de un lobo en el bosque.
When I heard the howl of the wolves, I got goosebumps.Cuando escuché el aullido de los lobos, se me puso la piel de gallina.
b. el alarido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
He let out a howl of pain when the brick fell on his foot.Se le escapó un alarido de dolor cuando el ladrillo le cayó el ladrillo en el pie.
c. el berrido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The baby's howls of hunger got louder, but his mom seemed to ignore them.Los berridos de hambre del bebé se intensificaban, pero su mamá parecía ignorarlos.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to make a sound like that made by a wolf)
a. aullar
The dog howled at the moon all night and kept the neighbors awake.El perro aulló a la luna toda la noche y tuvo despiertos a los vecinos.
b. dar alaridos (person)
I howled when the hot tea hit my cracked tooth.Di alaridos cuando el té caliente me tocó el diente mellado.
c. bramar (wind)
The wind howled as it passed through the trees and shook the house.El viento bramaba a su paso por los árboles y hacía temblar la casa.
3. (to cry noisily)
a. berrear
The child howled all night long after his parents took away his toys.El niño berreó toda la noche después de que sus padres le quitaran los juguetes.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to shout)
a. gritar
He howled that he was fed up with the child's antics.Gritó que estaba harto de las payasadas del niño.
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howl
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of animal, person)
a. el aullido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (animal, person)
a. aullar
to howl with laughterdesternillarse de risa
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howl [haʊl]
noun
[of animal] aullido (m); [of wind] rugido (m); [of protest] clamor (m); grito (m)
there were howls of protest when she announced that...
a howl of pain un alarido de dolor; howls of laughter carcajadas (f); with a howl of rage dando un alarido de furia
intransitive verb
[+animal] aullar; [+person] dar alaridos; [+wind] rugir; bramar; [+child] (weep) berrear
the dog howled all night el perro estuvo aullando toda la noche; he howled with pain aullaba de dolor; daba alaridos de dolor; to howl with laughter reír a carcajadas; to howl with rage bramar de furia; bramar furioso
transitive verb
(shout) gritar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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