Definition of exclamatory
: containing, expressing, using, or relating to exclamation an exclamatory phrase
Recent Examples of exclamatory from the Web
Like her predecessors, this redheaded Anne (Amybeth McNulty) begins her new life as a spitfire and a romantic, chattering on in exclamatory sentences, thrilling at the beauty of apple trees and bridling at the notion of washing dishes.
So, after ESPN’s report yesterday that Kaepernick is expected to exercise his option to become a free agent this spring–and the exclamatory reaction to it–
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First Known Use of exclamatory
EXCLAMATORY Defined for Kids
Definition of exclamatory for Students
: containing or using exclamation exclamatory outbursts
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