ASL sign for MEOW


Definition: The characteristic sound a cat makes.


Opposite: BARK as in woof.


Related signs: SOUND, COMMUNICATE/ION, CAT.

Kids say the darndest things: "My deaf child and I were in a swimming pool and her cat was walking around the edge of the pool meowing at her. I told her he was meowing and she told me 'I know, I can read his lips.'" -- Peggy Mills, USA. Email, February 27, 2000.