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  • v. Present participle of miaow.


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  • Only on Friday, would you believe, because I hadn't really been following the story, came the reply, punctuated by a faint miaowing in the background.

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  • Our own two cats know where the toy is kept and run over to the drawer, miaowing, whenever we enter the room - that's how addictive it is.

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  • I cried, and fell to again with a will, but every time I became properly engrossed, she would stop to chide the cat, which kept loafing around miaowing, until I was near crazy, with that naked alabaster beauty squirming athwart my hawse, as the sailors say, and nothing to be done satisfactorily until she had left off talking and come back to work.

    The Sky Writer

  • Then it began miaowing in different parts of the room.

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  • I fetched my cat back from the cattery yesterday afternoon she stayed there whilst I was on holiday - my house feels much more homely with her around, but IU didn't miss waking up in the middle of the night because the cat is sitting "affectionately" on my chest staring into my face and miaowing.

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  • Please note the sarcastic tone of comments like, So, distressed miaowing is cute now?

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  • Mummy still looks a little confused and Kitten 1 is miaowing and carrying on happily.

    January 30th, 2005

  • β€œIt was alive four days after, I know, and down a grating in Great Tichfield Street; because I saw a crowd round the place, trying to see whence the miaowing came.”

    The Invisible Man

  • Lately Listened To: Grimoire miaowing for attention

    Hell and rainbows

  • My abiding fear was that I could return from work and find the cat still perched up there, miaowing its poor heart out, desperate for food and shelter.

    Pet project


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