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adverb \ə-ˈlau̇d\

Simple Definition of aloud

  • : in a way that can be clearly heard : in a voice that can be heard

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of aloud

  1. 1 archaic :  in a loud manner :  loudly

  2. 2 :  with the speaking voice <read aloud>

Examples of aloud in a sentence

  1. <the mischievous teacher likes to call on the sleepiest-looking students to read aloud from the textbook>



Origin and Etymology of aloud

Middle English, from 1a- + loud


First Known Use: 13th century



ALOUD Defined for Kids

aloud

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adverb \ə-ˈlau̇d\

Definition of aloud for Students

  1. :  in a voice that can be clearly heard <read aloud>





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