What does Exclamation mean?

Definitions for Exclamation
ˌɛk skləˈmeɪ ʃənExcla·ma·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exclamation, exclaimingnoun

    an abrupt excited utterance

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

  2. exclamationnoun

    a loud complaint or protest or reproach

  3. ecphonesis, exclamationnoun

    an exclamatory rhetorical device

    "O tempore! O mores"

Wiktionary

  1. exclamationnoun

    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. exclamationnoun

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

  3. exclamationnoun

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exclamationnoun

    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

    Etymology: [L. exclamatio: cf. F. exclamation.]

  2. Exclamationnoun

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

    Etymology: [L. exclamatio: cf. F. exclamation.]

  3. Exclamationnoun

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

    Etymology: [L. exclamatio: cf. F. exclamation.]

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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

Examples of Exclamation in a Sentence

  1. Taylor Swift:

    He's so cool, getting that phone call, like 'Hey, would you like to go and play with the Rolling Stones?' Yes. That's an immediate yes. That is a bold, underline, exclamation point, yes.

  2. Anthony Carrigan:

    I completely disregarded [ a nomination ] as a possibility, i just considered it to be such a long shot... It was actually Bill who texted me. I was in my hotel room getting ready to go to set for' Bill Ted 3, and Bill texted me,' Congrats, dude.' That's it -- no exclamation point, no nothing. I was like,' On what ? Did the show get nominated ?' And he said,' You got nominated,' So that was a really, really cool moment. And I just kind of had to stare at the floor for a few minutes.

  3. John Cummins:

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

  4. Jeb Bush:

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

  5. Thomas Hardy:

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

Images & Illustrations of Exclamation

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