Definitions for yellyɛl
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(v.i.)to cry out; shout.
to scream with pain, fright, etc.
(v.t.)to say by yelling:
to yell an order to the troops.
(n.)a cry uttered by yelling.
a cheer or shout, as one adopted by a school to encourage a team.
Origin of yell:
bef. 1000; ME; OE giellan, c. MLG, MD ghellen, OHG gellan; akin to OE galan to sing (see nightingale )
cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferation(noun)
a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
"the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)
"a cry of rage"; "a yell of pain"
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"
utter or declare in a very loud voice
"You don't have to yell--I can hear you just fine"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to shout very loudly
"Help!" he yelled.; "I will not!" she yelled before running off.
to shout at in anger
You don't have to yell at me!; She gave a loud yell.
Origin: From yeld.
to cry out, or shriek, with a hideous noise; to cry or scream as with agony or horror
to utter or declare with a yell; to proclaim in a loud tone
a sharp, loud, hideous outcry
Translations for yell
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a loud, shrill cry; a scream
a yell of pain.
- gritoPortuguese (BR)
- řev, ječeníCzech
- gellender SchreiGerman
- κραυγή, ουρλιαχτόGreek
- grito, alaridoSpanish
- karje, kisaEstonian
- هوار؛ فریادFarsi
- צְעָקָה, צְרִיחָהHebrew
- चीख, चिल्लाहटHindi
- hyl, vræl; heiaropNorwegian
- هوار؛ فریادPersian
- چيغه، كړيكه، په تال او سند ريزه غاړه شابسى ويل (خصوصاً دپوهنځى دشاګردانو له خواPashto
- ţipăt; strigătRomanian
- пронзительный крикRussian
- rev, jačanie, výskanieSlovak
- skrik, tjut, vrålSwedish
- bağırma, azarlamaTurkish
- 叫喊Chinese (Trad.)
- волання, репетуванняUkrainian
- بلند چیخUrdu
- sự kêu laVietnamese
- 叫喊Chinese (Simp.)
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