keening in a sentence

Example sentences for keening

The wind battered the thick windows and ripped past the superstructure with a buffeted keening.
There you will find a vast underworld of lost souls keening their misery onto your screen.
Kim's keening lines once again denoted youthful exuberance in a plush account.
The nights at our house were soon filled with a general keening of previously unimaginable variation and endurance.
It takes the form sometimes of an arena-enveloping shout, sometimes of a keening wail and sometimes of a piercing falsetto.

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