Definition of Caterwauling:
Old Miss Meibel, however, took with a deliberate air a pinch of snuff out of her porcelain pug and gave her opinion that 'such impudent caterwauling was not singing; singing should be low and melodious.- "Weird Tales. Vol. I", E. T. A. Hoffmann.
- "Hurricane Hurry", W.H.G. Kingston.
- "The Bittermeads Mystery", E. R. Punshon.