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verb     bawl pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlebawling
past tensebawled
past participlebawled
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  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to shout in a loud angry way

    His main complaint was that Mr Green bawled at him during meetings.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] to cry loudly, especially in a way that annoys other people

    I wish that child would stop bawling!

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