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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English howlynge, howelynge, equivalent to howl +‎ -ing (gerund suffix).

NounEdit

howling (plural howlings)

  1. The act of producing howls.
    The howling of wolves is haunting at night.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle English howlinge, howlynge, equivalent to howl +‎ -ing (present participle ending).

VerbEdit

howling

  1. present participle of howl

AdjectiveEdit

howling (not comparable)

  1. (colloquial) Used as an intensifier
    a howling success