To utter a sound similar to this cry, especially a whine.
To give forth a mournful or ominous sound.
Katydids were lamenting fall's approach.
With their plaintive calls, barbarian wildgeese fly from night to night,And children of the Tartars have many tears to shed;
The wild geese honk from night to night, that's all we hear; We see but Tatar soldiers shedding tear on tear.
The victim gave a bleat of terror.
Instead of the joyful melodies I usually heard from Snowball, now she gave only the most excruciating cries and moans.
Its teeth clacked, and a piteous whine rose from its throat.
What sounds of pain come from the beasts! the herds of cattle are at a loss because there is no grass for them; even the flocks of sheep are no longer to be seen.
KJV] But they that escape of them shall escape, and shall be on the mountains like doves of the valleys, all of them mourning, every one for his iniquity.
KJV] Wherefore my bowels shall sound like an harp for Moab, and mine inward parts for Kirharesh.
Because of this I will weep and wail; I will go about barefoot and naked. I will howl like a jackal and moan like an owl.
Because of this I will wail and howl; I will go about barefoot and naked. I will make a wailing like the jackals And a lamentation like the ostriches.
To exhibit affection or attempt to please, as a dog does by wagging its tail, whining, or cringing.
"fawn:To exhibit affection or attempt to please, as a dog does by wagging its tail, whining, or cringing."
"We make noises of grief, like bears, and sad sounds like doves: we are looking for our right, but it is not there; for salvation, but it is far from us."
Wherefore my bowels shall sound like an harp for Moab, and mine inward parts for Kir-haresh.
My heart laments for Moab like a harp, my inmost being for Kir Hareseth.