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miaow

see mew.

mew, miaow

the vocal sound characteristic of domestic cats; in various languages it is spelled in 31 different ways, which include 'miaow', 'meow', 'myaus', 'mio', and 'mau'. See also vocalization.
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He put his clothes on and left with a last miaow - and we both fell asleep for the rest of the day.
She begins to miaow loudly so that we go to her and when we get there she looks up at us as if we should be proud of her.
Janet said: "It was a 10- inch high barrel for cat treats made like a cat which miaows as you lift its head and open it.
The red, green and blue macaw sits outside owner Derek George's shop and swears, miaows, barks, laughs and squawks.
Michael and Janet Gilroy rang for help when they heard a series of pitiful miaows at their home in Chelmsford, Essex.
Owner Kelvin Owen said: "Once we got into the bin we heard the miaow again, it sounded just like a cat and we all started to carefully search the bags.