Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of howling.

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Examples

  • When night came, I quitted my retreat, and wandered in the wood; and now, no longer restrained by the fear of discovery, I gave vent to my anguish in fearful howlings.

    Chapter 16

  • Into the midst of them, when with more howlings and yelpings they were loaded into the baggage car, was Michael's cage piled.

    CHAPTER XXIII

  • (Actually, I just want to listen to the howlings when something like that gets proposed.)

    Balloon Juice » Blog Archive » 1.4 Billion

  • Large crowds of mourners gathered on the palace grounds and “made the place a pandemonium every night with their howlings and wailings, beating of tom-toms and dancing of the at other times forbidden hula-hula by half-clad maidens to the music of songs of questionable decency chanted in honor of the deceased.”

    LIGHTING OUT FOR THE TERRITORY

  • Large crowds of mourners gathered on the palace grounds and “made the place a pandemonium every night with their howlings and wailings, beating of tom-toms and dancing of the at other times forbidden hula-hula by half-clad maidens to the music of songs of questionable decency chanted in honor of the deceased.”

    LIGHTING OUT FOR THE TERRITORY

  • But then the howlings of her Siberian husky awoke her at 3 a.m. Sunday.

    Nashville Floodwaters Recede, Crews Search For Bodies

  • His latest Islamoloon howlings involve the demon drink and calls for people who drink to be flogged!

    Drink and you should be flogged - Islamic tolerance and love from Anjem Choudray.

  • This is like nothing you've ever heard, it being an amalgam of Cab Calloway mini-moochings, Paul Simon Graceland rhythms, E Street Band stage camaraderie, dirty boogies, Aryan soca, Memphis country, Van Morrison and early rock 'n' roll howlings, and a raw energy that doesn't give a flip about promoting singles over having a damned good time.

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  • Actually, I just want to listen to the howlings when something like that gets proposed.

    Balloon Juice » Blog Archive » 1.4 Billion

  • In an earlier life he was a big alternative-therapies/holistic-health/foods-will-heal-you kind of guy -- see the many books listed under "Michael Weiner" on his wikipedia page -- and so his howlings about autism are in some sense consistent with his howlings about depression, schizophrenia, etc. etc. etc.

    Savage autism.

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