Definition Of bleat
(of a sheep, goat, or calf) make a characteristic wavering cry.
the lamb was bleating weakly
the wavering cry made by a sheep, goat, or calf.
the distant bleat of sheep in the field
Example Of bleat
A llama's whining bleat sounded through the veils of sleep, jolting me to bleary awareness.
Again the answer drifted down, this time in a long-drawn-out bleat of protest: ‘Nooooo!’
Already I can hear the bleat of anxious readers: the word ‘independence’, and the concept it embodies, is problematic.
‘I suppose it doesn't matter,’ I heard her bleat behind me.
First Joey, his voice a mutant-goat bleat , succumbed to lymphoma in 2001.