What does bellow mean?

Definitions for bellowˈbɛl oʊ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bellow.

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"


  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


  1. Bellow

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bellow

    bel′lō, v.i. to roar like a bull: to make any violent outcry, often with sense of contempt or ridicule: to shout aloud: to roar, as of cannon, the ocean, &c.—with objective, to give forth a loud sound.—n. the roar of a bull: any deep sound or cry. [M. E. belwen; there is an A.S. bellan, to roar.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bellow in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bellow in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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