Simple Definition of bellow
: to shout in a deep voice
of an animal : to make a deep, loud sound
Full Definition of bellow
1 : to make the loud deep hollow sound characteristic of a bull
2 : to shout in a deep voice
: bawl <bellows the orders>
Examples of bellow
He bellowed at her to come over at once.
He was bellowing into the phone, giving orders to one of his employees.
The sergeant was bellowing orders.
Origin of bellow
Middle English belwen, from Old English bylgian; akin to Old English & Old High German bellan to roar
First Known Use: before 12th century
Definition of Bellow
Saul 1915–2005 Am. (Canad.-born) writer
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