ululant

ululant

[uhl-yuh-luhnt, yool-]
adjective
howling; ululating.

Origin:
1865–70; < Latin ululant- (stem of ululāns), present participle of ululāre. See ululate, -ant

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ululate (ˈjuːljʊˌleɪt)
 
vb
(intr) to howl or wail, as with grief
 
[C17: from Latin ululāre to howl, from ulula screech owl]
 
'ululant
 
adj
 
ulu'lation
 
n

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