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Definition of "wailing" []

  • A loud drawn out scream and howl. (noun)
  • Present participle of wail. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "wailing" in a sentence
  • "All of this wailing is a long winded way of saying that, this morning, I cut 10k worthless, horrible, painful words out of my manuscript."
  • "But for five whole days he plunged the land in wailing and sorrow, and for five whole days he was the only man in the Klondike."
  • "So far the Obama Administration, to our surprise and perhaps its own, has behaved with admirable sobriety despite the wailing from the political left."