- that howls
- mournful; dreary
- Slang great; tremendous: a howling success
- Marked by the sound of howling: a howling wind.
- Desolate; dreary: a howling wilderness.
- Slang Very great; tremendous: a howling success.
- The act of producing howls.
- The howling of wolves is haunting at night.
- Present participle of howl.
From a medieval diminutive of the given name Hugh.
- It was a wolf howling at the full moon.
- In the Sinan Tekke or Dervish monastery the ceremonies of the howling and dancing Dervishes may be witnessed.
- In order to conciliate even the Moslems, who include the bulk of the great landholders and of the urban population, its representatives visit the mosques in state on festivals; grants are made for the Mecca pilgrimage; and even the howling Dervishes in Serajevo are maintained by the state.
- The poor owner of the crumpled van sobbed over her accordioned quarter panel, her pocket dog howling in accompaniment.
- On the 12th of November he was guillotined amid the insults of a howling mob.