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shout

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of shout

  1. to speak so as to be heard at a distance <well-wishers shouted to departing passengers from the dock> Synonyms bawl, bay, bellow, cry, holler, hollo (or halloo also hallo), roar, call, sound off, thunder, vociferate, yellRelated Words crow, whoop; scream, screech, shriek, shrill, squeak, squeal; caterwaul, howl, ululate, wail, yawp (or yaup), yowl; hail; speak out, speak upNear Antonyms breathe, mumble, murmur, mutter, whisper




shout

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of shout

  1. a loud vocal expression of strong emotion <I gave a sudden shout of surprise when the shower abruptly turned ice-cold> Synonyms cry, holler, hoot, howl, whoop, yell, yowl Related Words ejaculation, interjection; scream, screech, shriek, shrill, squall, squeak, squeal, yelp; bawl, bellow, clamor, outcry, roar; caterwaul, plaint, wail Near Antonyms mumble, murmur, mutter; gasp, whimper, whisper




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