When a bull or other animal is bellowing, it is making a loud, angry sound. The sound is often violent and frightening.

  • The bull was bellowing and charging towards the fence.

  • The crowd was so noisy that I couldn't hear the bellowing animal.

Definition of bellowing


a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)


bellow, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl

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Example Sentences for bellowing

  • 1

    The teacher bellowed at the students.

  • 2

    In the following, Bellow's numeration is used.

  • 3

    He bellowed orders at the students.

  • 4

    He bellowed upon the crowd.

  • 5

    The frogs bellowed all night.

  • 6

    In the past it was performed exclusively to the accompaniment of the bellows.

  • 7

    The Bellow Water runs past the settlement.

  • 8

    He is the son of the novelist Saul Bellow.

  • 9

    The cylinders were acting directly on the bellows.

  • 10

    The other end of the skid is attached to a bellow.