exclamatory

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adjective ex·clam·a·to·ry \ik-ˈskla-mə-ˌtȯr-ē\

Definition of exclamatory

  1. :  containing, expressing, using, or relating to exclamation an exclamatory phrase

1593

First Known Use of exclamatory

1593

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EXCLAMATORY Defined for Kids

exclamatory

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adjective ex·clam·a·to·ry \ik-ˈsklam-ə-ˌtȯr-ē\

Definition of exclamatory for Students

  1. :  containing or using exclamation exclamatory outbursts



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