verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of bleat
OTHER WORDS FROM bleatbleater, nounbleat·ing·ly, adverboutbleat, verb (used with object)
Words nearby bleat
Example sentences from the Web for bleat
Lying on my back inside the narrow tube, I had swallowed my claustrophobia and let myself be enveloped in darkness and a cacophony of foghorn-like bleats.
The poor child didn't understand why Teacher Thomas should stare so at her, and she let out one long, unending bleat.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
Let blue flames rise from the living sulphur and the sheep bleat loud as she feels the touch of the smoking sulphur.The Religion of Ancient Rome|Cyril Bailey
As one company passed, the measured bleat and squeal of the pipes faded and merged into a sound heralding the approach of another.The Relief of Mafeking|Filson Young
It was a half-bred Angora kid—the little animal whose bleat we had heard.
A shrill bleat came to our ears—came from the bush on the further side of the hole to us, but still a little way beyond it.