Definitions of Baaing

  1. The bleating of a sheep.

Usage examples for Baaing

  1. They had not drank for two nights, and ran skipping and baaing to the water, as soon as they saw it. – Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia In Search of a Route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria (1848) by Lt. Col. Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell Kt. D.C.L. (1792-1855) Surveyor-General of New South Wales by Thomas Mitchell
  2. At a well a shepherd was watering his flocks, which crowded about him baaing expectantly. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  3. Up and up rose the bleating and baaing for Beelzebub, like the prince of devils that he was, seemed bent on making all the mischief possible. – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox
  4. July 31, 186-- this morning we heard a awful baaing in the sheep pen and father called me erly and we went out. – Brite and Fair by Henry A. Shute
  5. Through the open doors comes the lowing of cattle, and the baaing of sheep; the farmers and dealers that crowd in and out bring with them an odour of animals that exhales from their garments. – Hodge and His Masters by Richard Jefferies
  6. A dust haze down the Road, the mooing of cows and the baaing of calves, the shouts of the drovers, the sound of many hoofs, and the cattle are here. – The Jonathan Papers by Elisabeth Woodbridge Morris
  7. He was soon rewarded by the sound of the baaing of the sheep; and dismounting and leading his horse, he gradually approached the spot. – On the Pampas by G. A. Henty
  8. From the other side of these corrals came sounds of rough voices of men, a trampling of hoofs, heavy splashes, the beat of an engine, and the incessant baaing of the sheep. – The Call of the Canyon by Zane Grey
  9. Above the meek lamentations of those about her, her voice was as the scream of a young hawk above the baaing of sheep. – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day