give (someone) a yell

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of give (someone) a yell

informal
: to let someone know (especially if one needs something, could use some help, etc.)
  • Give me a yell if you need anything.

Word by Word Definitions

give play
  1. : to make a present of

  2. : to grant or bestow by formal action

  3. : to accord or yield to another

  1. : capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility

  2. : the ability of a material to bend or stretch

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

yell play
  1. : to utter a loud cry, scream, or shout

  2. : to give a cheer usually in unison

  3. : to utter or declare with or as if with a yell : shout

  1. : scream, shout

  2. : a usually rhythmic cheer used especially in schools or colleges to encourage athletic teams


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