Sentence Examples with the word wail

His Wail of a Protected Manufacturer voices a protest against protection as raising the cost of living; and he hjld that free trade was based on a natural right.

The other issue manifested in a loud wail from Destiny's room.

For sinful as he is, Jonah does not weep and wail for direct deliverance.

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The art of his reading was supposed to lie in rolling out the words, quite independently of their meaning, in a loud and singsong voice alternating between a despairing wail and a tender murmur, so that the wail fell quite at random on one word and the murmur on another.

According to Pindar, she imitated on the flute the dismal wail of the two surviving Gorgons after the death of Medusa.

Prince Andrew ran to the door; the scream ceased and he heard the wail of an infant.

This time, the calm male voice was accompanied by a distinctly feminine wail in the background.

The women, who had been silent till then, suddenly began to wail as they looked at the fires--the smoke and even the flames of which could be seen in the failing twilight--and as if in reply the same kind of lamentation was heard from other parts of the street.

Julian afterwards sent Oribasius to restore the temple; but the oracle responded to the emperor's enthusiasm with nothing but a wail over the glory that had departed.

Jenn covered her ears against the high-pitched wail of magic.