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Definition of "mewling" [mewling]

  • A sound that mewls. (noun)
  • Present participle of mewl. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "mewling" in a sentence
  • "The best part of Benedict’s pathetic mewling is his claim that it was his bold artistic insight — which he had to fight those Hollywood suits to keep intact! — to make Starbuck a womanizing rogue (but not really that much of one, as I remember it)."
  • "Then a row of about twenty-five as hangdog-looking Bedouins as were ever strung up in the Valley of Jehoshaphat began a kind of mewling cry, such as a rat would make in a trap."
  • "Maybe Petey when I found him all hurt and mewling, before I turned him."