Definitions for exclamationˌɛk skləˈmeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  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"

Wiktionary

  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.

Webster Dictionary

  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.]

Anagrams for exclamation »

  1. Coatlán Mixe

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exclamation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exclamation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richard Wagner:

    I write music with an exclamation point

  2. Jeb Bush:

    I'm Jeb, exclamation point, i'm proud to be a Bush.

  3. Thomas Hardy:

    Ethelberta breathed a sort of exclamation, not right out, but stealthily, like a parson's damn.

  4. John Cummins:

    Republicans, I think, see this as an opportunity to put an exclamation mark on what happened on Nov. 4.

  5. Mistinguett:

    A kiss can be a comma, a question mark or an exclamation point. That's basic spelling that every woman ought to know.

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