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- n. A loud drawn out scream and howl.
- v. Present participle of wail.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of expressing sorrow, grief, or the like audibly; loud cries of sorrow; deep lamentation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. vocally expressing grief or sorrow or resembling such expression
- n. loud cries made while weeping
wail + -ing (Wiktionary)