Synonyms of howl in English:

howl


See definition of howl

noun

1‘at midnight she heard the howl of a wolf’

SYNONYMS

baying, bay, howling, crying, cry, yowl, yowling, bark, barking, yelp, yelping

2‘he let out a howl of anguish’

SYNONYMS

wail, cry, yell, yelp, yowl, bawl, bellow, roar, shout, shriek, scream, screech, caterwaul

informal holler

rare ululation


verb

1‘they heard dogs howling in the distance’

SYNONYMS

bay, cry, yowl, bark, yelp

2‘a baby started to howl’

SYNONYMS

wail, cry, yell, yelp, yowl, bawl, bellow, roar, shout, shriek, scream, screech, caterwaul

informal holler

rare ululate

3‘the audience howled and whooped with laughter’

SYNONYMS

laugh, guffaw, roar, laugh loudly, roar with laughter, dissolve into laughter, be creased up, be doubled up, split one's sides

informal fall about, crack up, be in stitches, be rolling in the aisles, laugh fit to bust