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yelp

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of yelp

  1. to cry out loudly and emotionally <yelped with surprise when everything fell off the closet shelf and onto his head> Synonyms howl, screech, shriek, shrill, squall, squeal, scream, yellRelated Words bay, caterwaul, keen, squawk, wail, yawp (or yaup), yowl; bawl, call, cry, holler, shout, thunder, vociferateNear Antonyms murmur, mutter, whisper




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