cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferation(verb)
a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
"the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
utter in a loud voice; talk in a loud voice (usually denoting characteristic manner of speaking)
"My grandmother is hard of hearing--you'll have to shout"
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"
exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, call out, shout(verb)
utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy
"`I won!' he exclaimed"; "`Help!' she cried"; "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"
abuse, clapperclaw, blackguard, shout(verb)
use foul or abusive language towards
"The actress abused the policeman who gave her a parking ticket"; "The angry mother shouted at the teacher"
A loud burst of voice or voices; a vehement and sudden outcry, especially of a multitudes expressing joy, triumph, exultation, or animated courage.
a round of drinks in a pub, the turn to pay the shot or scot: Whose shout?!
a call-out for an emergency services team.
To utter a sudden and loud outcry, as in joy, triumph, or exultation, or to attract attention, to animate soldiers, etc.
To utter with a shout; to cry; -- sometimes with out; as, to shout, or to shout out, a man's name.
To treat with shouts or clamor.
To buy food or drinks for others.
I'll shout you all a drink.
To enter a text message (for example, email) in upper case.
Origin: shouten. Origin Uncertain. Possibly related to shooten "to shoot (out)" or from or akin to skuta, skuti, skuta "a taunt".
to utter a sudden and loud outcry, as in joy, triumph, or exultation, or to attract attention, to animate soldiers, etc
to utter with a shout; to cry; -- sometimes with out; as, to shout, or to shout out, a man's name
to treat with shouts or clamor
a loud burst of voice or voices; a vehement and sudden outcry, especially of a multitudes expressing joy, triumph, exultation, or animated courage
Origin: [OE. shouten, of unknown origin; perhaps akin to shoot; cf. Icel. skta, skti, a taunt.]
"Shout" is an influential popular song, originally recorded by The Isley Brothers. Released in 1959, it was written by the brothers themselves as a call-and-response answer to Jackie Wilson's seminal "Lonely Teardrops" which they interpreted after performing that song during a club date.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
showt, n. a loud and sudden outcry expressing strong emotion, or to attract attention.—v.i. to utter a shout: (slang) to order drink for others by way of treat.—v.t. to utter with a shout.—n. Shout′er.—adv. Shout′ingly. [Ety. unknown.]
showt, n. (prov.) a light flat-bottomed boat used in duck-shooting.
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Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'shout' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2860
Rank popularity for the word 'shout' in Verbs Frequency: #352
The numerical value of shout in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of shout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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- صيح, صاح, صيحة, صرخArabic
- викам, крещяBulgarian
- চিত্কার করাBengali
- volání, pokřik, křičet, křik, výkřikCzech
- råbe, skrige, råb, skrigDanish
- anschreien, spendieren, schreien, schmeißen, SchreiGerman
- φωνάζω, κραυγή, κερνάωGreek
- gritar, gritoSpanish
- فریاد, فریاد کردنPersian
- cri, crierFrench
- glao, béicIrish
- rànScottish Gaelic
- բղավել, գոռոց, գոռալArmenian
- skrækja, hrópa, æpa, öskraIcelandic
- acclamare, gridare, offrire, gridoItalian
- бақыру, айқайлау, ақыруKazakh
- 소리치다, 외치다Korean
- бакыруу, кыйкыруу, өкүрүүKyrgyz
- vociferor, clamor, clamoLatin
- ສຽງຮ້ອງ, ສົ່ງສຽງLao
- хошуу, хоншоорMongolian
- ကြွေး, အော်, ငြာBurmese
- schreeuw, schreeuwenDutch
- rop, ropeNorwegian
- krzyk, krzyczećPolish
- gritar, gritoPortuguese
- urla, striga, țipaRomanian
- кричать, крик, возглас, крикнуть, закричатьRussian
- кричати, kričatiSerbo-Croatian
- අඬලනවාSinhala, Sinhalese
- yowe, kupiga kileleSwahili
- అరుపు, అరుచుTelugu
- фарёд карданTajik
- ตะโกน, กระโชกThai
- gygyrmak, haýkyrmakTurkmen
- haykırmak, bağırmakTurkish
- кычкырырга, акырыргаTatar
- hò hét, quát tháo, kêu la, la hétVietnamese
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