Search Your Word

"groan Synonyms"

What is a better word for groan? What's another word for groan? What are 5 "groan synonyms"? How can I replace the word groan? What is the meaning of groan in English?

The Synonym of - groan (verb)

Word Example of - groan

    Example Sentences for groan

    He sank back in his chair with a groan, and covered his face.

    I could hear them creak and groan under the pressure, as they went by.

    Pickering endeavored to raise himself in the bed, but sank back with a groan.

    And from this group in their agony rose no groan, no complaint.

    Fritz looked, and a smothered exclamation, almost like a groan, broke from him.

    “Harpy it might have been, but happy it was not,” he answered with a groan.

    A groan broke from the twitching lips before him, and a heavy sweat stood out on the round, rolling forehead.

    She sank with a groan into a chair, and body and spirit alike succumbed.

    No sooner had Mr. Kung beheld this lovely creature than he quite forgot to groan, and began to brighten up.

    A groan, a whispered colloquy, then the rattle of bolt and chain.

Word Origin & History of - groan

    Word Origin & History

    groan O.E. granian "to groan, murmur," from P.Gmc. *grain-, of imitative origin, or related to grin (cf. O.N. grenja "to howl").