Definitions for YELLyɛl
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cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferation(noun)
a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
"the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)
"a cry of rage"; "a yell of pain"
shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squall(verb)
utter a sudden loud cry
"she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle"; "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"
utter or declare in a very loud voice
"You don't have to yell--I can hear you just fine"
Origin: From yeld.
to cry out, or shriek, with a hideous noise; to cry or scream as with agony or horror
to utter or declare with a yell; to proclaim in a loud tone
a sharp, loud, hideous outcry
Origin: [OE. yellen, ellen, AS. giellan, gillan, gyllan; akin to D. gillen, OHG. gellan, G. gellen, Icel. gjalla, Sw. glla to ring, resound, and to AS., OS., & OHG. galan to sing, Icel. gala. Cf. 1st Gale, and Nightingale.]
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Translations for YELL
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- ječet, řvátCzech
- ουρλιάζω, σκούζω, κραυγάζω, ωρύομαιGreek
- hablar alto, gritarSpanish
- hurler, crierFrench
- sgalScottish Gaelic
- ordít, kiáltozikHungarian
- բղավել, գոռալArmenian
- gala, öskra, hrópaIcelandic
- strillare, urlare, sbraitare, gridareItalian
- 소리치다, 외치다Korean
- هاوار کردنKurdish
- țipa, striga, urlaRomanian
- вопить, крича́ть, ора́тьRussian
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