Definitions for bellowˈbɛl oʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bel•lowˈbɛl oʊ(v.i.)

  1. to emit the loud hollow cry typical of a bull.

  2. to roar; bawl.

  3. (v.t.)to utter in a loud deep voice.

  4. (n.)an act or sound of bellowing.

Origin of bellow:

bef. 1000; ME belwen, akin to OE bylgan to roar (akin to bell2)

bel′low•er(n.)

Bel•lowˈbɛl oʊ(n.)

  1. Saul, born 1915, U.S. novelist, born in Canada: Nobel prize 1976.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl(noun)

    a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)

    "his bellow filled the hallway"

  2. Bellow, Saul Bellow, Solomon Bellow(verb)

    United States author (born in Canada) whose novels influenced American literature after World War II (1915-2005)

  3. bawl, bellow(verb)

    shout loudly and without restraint

  4. bellow, roar(verb)

    make a loud noise, as of animal

    "The bull bellowed"

Wiktionary

  1. bellow(Noun)

    the deep roar of a large animal, or any similar loud noise

  2. bellow(Verb)

    to make a noise like the deep roar of a large animal

  3. bellow(Verb)

    to shout or scream in a deep voice

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bellow

    to make a hollow, loud noise, as an enraged bull

  2. Bellow

    to bowl; to vociferate; to clamor

  3. Bellow

    to roar; as the sea in a tempest, or as the wind when violent; to make a loud, hollow, continued sound

  4. Bellow(verb)

    to emit with a loud voice; to shout; -- used with out

  5. Bellow(noun)

    a loud resounding outcry or noise, as of an enraged bull; a roar

Freebase

  1. Bellow

    Bellow is the second album by folk duo Spiers and Boden.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

bellow(noun)

an act of roaring.

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