Definitions of shout

v utter in a loud voice; talk in a loud voice (usually denoting characteristic manner of speaking)

“My grandmother is hard of hearing--you'll have to shout
speak softly; in a low voice
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scream, yell
utter or declare in a very loud voice
holler, holler out
shout out
roar, thunder
utter words loudly and forcefully
bawl, bellow
shout loudly and without restraint
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mouth, speak, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize
express in speech

v utter a sudden loud cry

call, cry, holler, hollo, scream, shout out, squall, yell
utter in a loud voice or announce
call out, cry, cry out, exclaim, outcry
utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy
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cry hollo
shout `hurrah!'
shout `halloo', as when greeting someone or attracting attention
shout, as if with joy or enthusiasm
pipe, pipe up, shriek, shrill
utter a shrill cry
howl, roar, ululate, wail, yaup, yawl
emit long loud cries
screak, screech, skreak, skreigh, squawk
utter a harsh abrupt scream
caterwaul, yowl
utter shrieks, as of cats
squall, waul, wawl
make high-pitched, whiney noises
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emit, let loose, let out, utter
express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)

v utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy

“`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost”
call out, cry, cry out, exclaim, outcry
call, cry, holler, hollo, scream, shout out, squall, yell
utter a sudden loud cry
call out
call out loudly, as of names or numbers
give a command to a horse to turn to the right side
aah, ooh
express admiration and pleasure by uttering `ooh' or `aah'
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express, give tongue to, utter, verbalise, verbalize
articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise

v use foul or abusive language towards

“The angry mother shouted at the teacher”
abuse, blackguard, clapperclaw
abuse with coarse language
rail, revile, vilify, vituperate
spread negative information about
heap obscenities upon
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assail, assault, attack, lash out, round, snipe
attack in speech or writing

n a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition

call, cry, outcry, vociferation, yell
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bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl
a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)
blue murder
an extravagantly loud outcry
a cry expressing disapproval
clamor, clamoring, clamour, clamouring, hue and cry
loud and persistent outcry from many people
a shout to attract attention
a loud raucous cry (as of an owl)
a cry of praise or adoration (to God)
a loud outcry of protest or complaint
scream, screaming, screech, screeching, shriek, shrieking
sharp piercing cry
a loud hooting cry of exultation or excitement
battle cry, rallying cry, war cry, war whoop
a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle
shouting, yelling
uttering a loud inarticulate cry as of pain or excitement
a songlike cry in which the voice fluctuates rapidly between the normal voice and falsetto
Bronx cheer, bird, boo, hiss, hoot, raspberry, razz, razzing, snort
a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
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utterance, vocalization
the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication

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