yell


yell

verb

Definition of YELL

1
to cry out loudly and emotionally <yelled with fear when the speeding car veered onto the crowded sidewalk>
Related Words bay, caterwaul, keen, squawk, wail, yawp (or yaup), yowl; bawl, call, cry, holler, shout, thunder, vociferate
Near Antonyms murmur, mutter, whisper
2
to speak so as to be heard at a distance <I yelled to the kids in the backyard that it was time to go home>
Synonyms bawl, bay, bellow, cry, holler, hollo (or halloo also hallo), roar, shout, sound off, thunder, vociferate, yell
Near Antonyms breathe, mumble, murmur, mutter, whisper

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