verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of moan
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OTHER WORDS FROM moan
Example sentences from the Web for moan
Dimly-lit bars brim with life, though an uncomfortably loud, orgasmic moan — originating from a television ad nearby — may interrupt your experience.‘Cyberpunk 2077’ is a thrill ride through an ugly, unexamined world|Elise Favis|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
“Keep me coming, keep me going, keep me humming, keep me moaning,” she pleads in the chorus.
I saw the cops beat a few of them; one guy was badly stomped and lay on the ground moaning for a while.Egypt’s Government Thugs Beat Me Up at the Rabaa Sit-In|Mike Giglio|August 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Patients and employees were dazed, crying, and moaning, he said.They Saw It Coming: Life in West, Texas, After the Boom|Christine Pelisek|April 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And before he went over to talk to them, he came over to my office, and he was moaning and groaning.
And then, inexplicably, the whole thing turns sexual when Newton-John begins moaning, “I like it,” toward the end.Twelve Christmas Song Fails: John Travolta, Justin Bieber & More (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|December 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Alessandro's face haunted him, and also the memory of Ramona's, as she lay tossing and moaning in the wretched Cahuilla hovel.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
The wind, too, was rising, and I heard the trees moaning overhead and the waves breaking with increasing clamour on the shore.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
I found her just now sobbing and moaning over Eddie, wishing they were both dead, and all the rest of it.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Finding this of no avail, he came to the door of the tent, moaning sadly, and by his gestures seeming to beg for the dead body.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
Men talked in whispers, save as here and there they passed one lying wounded and moaning.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis