Definitions For Howl


  • A long loud emotional utterance
  • A loud sustained noise resembling the cry of a hound
  • The long plaintive cry of a hound or a wolf


  • Laugh unrestrainedly and heartily
  • Make a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles
  • Emit long loud cries
  • Cry loudly, as of animals
  • To make a long, loud cry that sounds sad
  • To make a long, loud sound
  • To cry out loudly in pain, anger, amusement, etc.

Is Howls a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Howl is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Howl in a Sentence

  • The dogs were howling at the moon.
  • Several coyotes began howling close by as the sun went down

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