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Definition of "baying" []

  • Present participle of bay. (verb)
  • Action of the verb to bay; howling. (noun)
  • An instance of baying; a howl. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "baying" in a sentence
  • "We put our tracking dogs on the track and she went in baying and when we couldn't get in to her she came back bloodied."
  • "On that note, let the trolls begin baying at the moon …"
  • "They would follow the convoy all day long, with the furtive air characteristic of those to whom life means nothing but a constant dodging of half-bricks violently hurled; and at night they would sit around in a circle and perform the mournful operation known as baying the moon, which they did with prodigious enthusiasm and complete indifference as to whether there was a moon or not."