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holler

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of holler

  1. 1 a loud vocal expression of strong emotion heard a holler from somewhere in the woods and ran toward it Synonyms of holler cry, shout, hoot, howl, whoop, yell, yowlWords Related to holler ejaculation, interjection; scream, screech, shriek, shrill, squall, squeak, squeal, yelp; bawl, bellow, clamor, outcry, roar; caterwaul, plaint, wailNear Antonyms of holler mumble, murmur, mutter; gasp, whimper, whisper

  2. 2 an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment there didn't seem to be a thermostat setting that wouldn't bring a holler from somebody Synonyms of holler beef, bitch, bleat, carp, fuss, grievance, gripe, grouch, grouse, grumble, complaint, kvetch, lament, miserere, moan, murmur, plaint, squawk, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammerWords Related to holler challenge, demur, expostulation, kick, niggle [chiefly British], objection, protest, quibble, remonstrance, stinkNear Antonyms of holler commendation, compliment, plaudit; acclaim, applause, praise; approval, endorsement (also indorsement), sanction


holler

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of holler

  1. 1 to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely another city council meeting with residents hollering about the unsatisfactory collection of garbage Synonyms of holler beef, bellyache, bitch, bleat, carp, caterwaul, crab, croak, fuss, gripe, grizzle, grouch, grouse, growl, grumble, grump, complain, inveigh, keen, kick, kvetch, maunder [chiefly British], moan, murmur, mutter, nag, repine, scream, squawk, squeal, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammer, yawp (or yaup), yowlWords Related to holler object (to), protest, quarrel (with); cavil, quibble; fret, stew, worry; blubber, cry, sob; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lamentNear Antonyms of holler accept, bear, countenance, endure, take, tolerate; applaud, cheer, commendAntonyms of holler crow, delight, rejoice

  2. 2 to speak so as to be heard at a distance there's no need to holler; I'm in the next room Synonyms of holler bawl, bay, bellow, cry, call, hollo (or halloo also hallo), roar, shout, sound off, thunder, vociferate, yellWords Related to holler crow, whoop; scream, screech, shriek, shrill, squeak, squeal; caterwaul, howl, ululate, wail, yawp (or yaup), yowl; hail; speak out, speak upNear Antonyms of holler breathe, mumble, murmur, mutter, whisper



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