Verbs for Animal Sounds in English

Animal Sounds are a form of onomatopoeia, which are words that imitate sounds. Here is the list of interesting verbs for animal sounds in English.

Verbs for Animal Sounds

Animals Sounds
Apes Gibber
Bats Screech
Bears Growl
Bees Hum and buzz
Birds Chirrup, chirp, twitter, tweet, sing, whistle
Calves Bleat
Camels Grunt
Cats Mew, purr, meow, hiss, yowl
Cattle Moo, low, bawl (calf), bellow (bull)
Chicks Cheep
Chickens Cluck, cackle
Cocks Crow
Cows Low, moo
Crickets Chirp, creak
Crows Caw
Deers Bell
Dogs Bark
Dolphins Click
Donkeys Bray
Doves Coo
Ducks Quack
Eagles Scream
Elephants Trumpet, roar
Flies Buzz, hum
Foxes Bark, yelp, simper
Frogs Croak
Giraffes Bleat
Goats Bleat
Geese Cackle, quack
Grasshoppers Chirp
Hamsters Squeak
Hares Squeak
Hens Cackle, cluck
Humans Whisper, whistle, cry, scream, sing, talk
Hogs Grunt
Horses Neigh, snort, whinny, nicker
Hummingbirds Hum
Hyenas Laugh, scream
Jackals Howl
Kangaroos Chortle
Koalas Scream, bellow, wail
Lambs Bleat
Larks Sing, warble
Lions Roar, growl
Mice Squeak and squeal
Monkeys Chatter, gibber, whoop, screech
Mosquitoes Whine
Nightingales Pipe, sing, warble
Ostriches Chirp, bark, hiss, low hum
Owls Hoot, scream, screech, shriek
Oxen Bellow, low
Parrots Talk, screech, squawk
Peacocks Scream
Pigs Snort, grunt, squeal, oink
Pigeons Coo
Rabbits Squeak, drum
Rats Squeak
Ravens Croak
Rhinoceros Bellow
Rooster Crow
Seagulls Scream, squawk
Seals Bark
Sheep Bleat
Snakes Hiss
Tigers Growl, roar
Turkeys Gobble
Vultures Scream
Whales Sing
Wolves Howl, cry, yell
Zebras Whinny

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Verbs for Animal Sounds

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