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Definitions of shout

  1. use foul or abusive language towards; " The actress abused the policeman who gave her a parking ticket"; " The angry mother shouted at the teacher"
  2. a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; " the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
  3. 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"
  4. 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"
  5. 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"
  6. To entertain with refreshments or the like gratuitously; to treat.
  7. To treat ( one) to something; also, to give ( something) by way of treating.
  8. A gratuitous entertainment, with refreshments or the like; a treat.
  9. To utter a sudden and loud outcry, as in joy, triumph, or exultation, or to attract attention, to animate soldiers, etc.
  10. To treat with shouts or clamor.
  11. A loud burst of voice or voices; a vehement and sudden outcry, especially of a multitudes expressing joy, triumph, exultation, or animated courage.
  12. To utter with a shout; to cry; - sometimes with out; as, to shout, or to shout out, a man's name.
  13. A loud and sudden cry; a burst of voices.
  14. To utter a loud and sudden cry.
  15. To utter with a loud, resonant voice.
  16. A loud and sudden outcry of joy, triumph, or courage.
  17. To utter a shout.
  18. To utter with a shout: to cry.
  19. SHOUTER.
  20. Loud outery.
  21. To utter with a shout; utter a shout; cry out loudly.
  22. A sudden and loud resonant outcry.
  23. Shouting.
  24. A loud and sudden outcry or outburst of joy, triumph, or encouragement.
  25. To utter with a shout.
  26. A loud burst of voice; a violent and sudden outcry of a multitude of men, expressing applause, triumph, and the like.
  27. To utter a sudden and loud outcry, as of joy or exultation.
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Quotes of shout

  1. The recollection of how, when and where it all happened became vague as the lingering strains hung in the rafters of the studio. I wanted to shout back at it, Maybe I didn't write you, but I found you. – Hoagy Carmichael
  2. The word was enough. It ran like fire along the line, from man to man, and rose into a shout with which they sprang forward upon the enemy, now not 30 yards away. – Joshua Chamberlain
  3. I'm very superstitious... I never shout at magpies, walk under ladders or put my shoes on the table. – Norman Cook
  4. Women must not shout back when their husbands come home and shout at them for any reason. – Indra Devi
  5. The easiest way to get a reputation is to go outside the fold, shout around for a few years as a violent atheist or a dangerous radical, and then crawl back to the shelter. – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  6. I have similar feelings, actually. The intimacy of a club: you can see the people, you can almost feel them; you can't beat that. People will say things, and shout out, it's almost like they're up on the bandstand with you. – Benny Green
  7. The enemies of freedom do not argue; they shout and they shoot. – William Ralph Inge
  8. Men are freest when they are most unconscious of freedom. The shout is a rattling of chains, always was. – David Herbert Lawrence
  9. In the end, a small section of the crowd, maybe 2, 000 to 3, 000, turned against me. And that was it. Inside the club they know your best intentions, but the minority shout louder than the rest. – Bryan Robson
  10. We need to in this country begin again to raise civil discourse to another level. I mean, we shout and scream and yell and get very little accomplished, but you can disagree very much with the next guy and still be friends and acquaintances. – Leah Ward Sears
  11. I just wanna give a big shout out to all the fans out there who have followed my work up until now. You guys are amazing!! Hearing from fans is the best feeling in the world. – Lindsey Shaw
  12. Children are the most wonderful audiences. What's struck me most is that that they watch it so silently, until the end when they shriek and shout and clap. – Emma Thompson
  13. Some parents say it is toy guns that make boys warlike. But give a boy a rubber duck and he will seize its neck like the butt of a pistol and shout "Bang!" – George Will

Usage examples for shout

  1. He turned to face us, and his voice raised to a full shout with every word as clear as he could make it. – Let'em Breathe Space by Lester del Rey
  2. Oh, I'm so happy I could shout for joy!" – White Queen of the Cannibals: The Story of Mary Slessor by A. J. Bueltmann
  3. But we were silenced at once by a shout from above us, and a command to " Stop that noise." – Captain Macklin by Richard Harding Davis
  4. Friends shout to them, " Hold on a little longer!" – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  5. If I get into serious trouble, it'll be you I shout for. – Attrition by Jim Wannamaker
  6. These words they say over and over to themselves, and shout them to the public. – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  7. He was answered with a shout and a rush. – The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant by Alexander Johnstone Wilson
  8. The children set up a shout – Chicken Little Jane by Lily Munsell Ritchie
  9. We did not shout now. – The White Shield by Bertram Mitford
  10. Suddenly another shout went up. – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  11. By and by some one set up a shout – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  12. I'll have to shout for help and hope Winkey hears me. – The Cry at Midnight by Mildred A. Wirt
  13. The enemy, looking forward, saw the information was true, and with a shout of derision, took to flight. – Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
  14. Then came another shout – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  15. Did he shout or cry or call When he saw that he must fall? – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
  16. Three times the shout came. – The Stolen Singer by Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger
  17. Let us shout together. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  18. Didn't you hear me shout after you, when you started, that I was coming, too? – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  19. Even as he spoke a shout came faintly from the distant town. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. I'll stand in the garden below and shout 'Cave! – For the Sake of the School by Angela Brazil

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