Definition of 'bawl'
Example sentences containing 'bawl'
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They are shouting and bawling without knowing the facts. The Sun (2009)They turned around and ran for the door again, with the forty voices bawling in their ears. CHARMED LIFE (1977)It might have been hammering down but it is good to see you getting out of your seat and bawling instructions to your players. The Sun (2010)I saw him on the touchline shouting and bawling and jumping up and down. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He doesn't always have to be bawling people out and thinking he has to live up to an image. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I love watching him lead from the back, bawling people out and putting himself on the line. The Sun (2013)There are organised games near where I live and you can hear the bawling and shouting as you walk past. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What I realised was that it was no good me going into the dressing room before, during and after games shouting and bawling. The Sun (2013)
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