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Definition 1: an utterance expressing pain or disapproval - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for moan in the sense of this definition

(moan is a kind of ...) the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication

Definition 2: indicate pain, discomfort, or displeasure - [verb of communication]

Samples where moan or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The students groaned when the professor got out the exam booklets
  • The ancient door soughed when opened

Synonyms for moan in the sense of this definition

(moan is a kind of ...) express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)

"She let out a big heavy sigh" "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"

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