Definitions for exclamationˌɛk skləˈmeɪ ʃən

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  1. exclamation, exclaiming(noun)

    an abrupt excited utterance

    "she gave an exclamation of delight"; "there was much exclaiming over it"

  2. exclamation(noun)

    a loud complaint or protest or reproach

  3. ecphonesis, exclamation(noun)

    an exclamatory rhetorical device

    "O tempore! O mores"

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  1. exclamation(Noun)

    A loud calling or crying out; outcry; loud or emphatic utterance; vehement vociferation; clamor; that which is cried out, as an expression of feeling; sudden expression of sound or words indicative of emotion, as in surprise, pain, grief, joy, anger, etc.

  2. exclamation(Noun)

    A word expressing outcry; an interjection; a word expressing passion, as wonder, fear, or grief.

  3. exclamation(Noun)

    A mark or sign by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked; thus [!]; u2013 also called an exclamation point.

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  1. Exclamation(noun)

    a loud calling or crying out; outcry; loud or emphatic utterance; vehement vociferation; clamor; that which is cried out, as an expression of feeling; sudden expression of sound or words indicative of emotion, as in surprise, pain, grief, joy, anger, etc

  2. Exclamation(noun)

    a word expressing outcry; an interjection; a word expressing passion, as wonder, fear, or grief

  3. Exclamation(noun)

    a mark or sign by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked; thus [!]; -- called also exclamation point

  4. Origin: [L. exclamatio: cf. F. exclamation.]

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  1. Coatlán Mixe


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