1. A low, sustained, mournful cry, usually indicative of sorrow or pain.
2. A similar sound: the eerie moan of the night wind.
v. moaned, moan·ing, moans
1. To utter a moan or moans.
2. To make a sound resembling a moan: A saxophone moaned in the background.
2. To complain, lament, or grieve: an old man who still moans about his misspent youth.
1. To bewail or bemoan: She moaned her misfortunes to anyone who would listen.
2. To utter with moans or a moan.
She moaned 'cause she got hurt.