Definition of wail:
requiem, threnody, yaup, bitch, cry/sob your heart out, gripe, kvetch, lament, yowl, bawl, beef, peep, ululate, sounds, whimper, roar, fuss, lamentation, carp, grievance, dirge, howl, elegy, ululation, squawk, murmur, grouch, choke up, yammer, creak, plaint, burst out, grouse, chime, clink, happy, bellow, holler, keen, bay, click, bleat, whinge, study at cry, mourning, yawl, chink, beep, pule, mewl, miserere, grumble, dissolve into, wrawl, bleep, coronach, thunder, blubber.
- "Riders of the Silences", Max Brand.
- "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- "Primitive Love and Love-Stories", Henry Theophilus Finck.