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Overview of noun wailing

The noun wailing has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) wailing, bawling

(loud cries made while weeping)


Overview of verb wail

The verb wail has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (7) howl, ululate, wail, roar, yawl, yaup

(emit long loud cries; "wail in self-pity"; "howl with sorrow")

2. (2) wail, whimper, mewl, pule

(cry weakly or softly; "she wailed with pain")


Overview of adj wailing

The adj wailing has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. lamenting, wailing, wailful

(vocally expressing grief or sorrow or resembling such expression; "lamenting sinners"; "wailing mourners"; "the wailing wind"; "wailful bagpipes"; "tangle her desires with wailful sonnets"- Shakespeare)

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