Blare vs Howl - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between blare and howl
is that blare
is (usually singular) a loud sound while howl
is the protracted, mournful cry of a dog or a wolf, or other like sound.
As verbs the difference between blare and howl
is that blare
is to make a loud sound while howl
is to utter a loud, protracted, mournful sound or cry, as dogs and wolves often do.
(usually singular) A loud sound.
Dazzling, often garish, brilliance.
- I can hardly hear you over the blare of the radio.
To make a loud sound.
- The trumpet blaring in my ears gave me a headache.
, date=December 14
, author=Andrew Khan
, title=How isolationist is British pop?
, work=the Guardian
, passage=France, even after 30 years of extraordinary synth, electro and urban pop, is still beaten with a stick marked "Johnny Hallyday" by otherwise sensible journalists. Songs that have taken Europe by storm, from the gloriously bleak Belgian disco of Stromae's Alors on Danse to Sexion d'Assaut's soulful Desole blare
from cars everywhere between Lisbon and Lublin but run aground as soon as they hit Dover. }}
To cause to sound like the blare of a trumpet; to proclaim loudly.
- To blare its own interpretation.
The protracted, mournful cry of a dog or a wolf, or other like sound.
A prolonged cry of distress or anguish; a wail.
To utter a loud, protracted, mournful sound or cry, as dogs and wolves often do.
- And dogs in corners set them down to howl .
To utter a sound expressive of pain or distress; to cry aloud and mournfully; to lament; to wail.
* Bible, Isaiah xiii. 6
- Methought a legion of foul fiends / Environ'd me about, and howled in my ears.
To make a noise resembling the cry of a wild beast.
* Sir Walter Scott
- Howl ye, for the day of the Lord is at hand.
To utter with outcry.
- Wild howled the wind.
- to howl derision