HyperDic: roar

English > 9 senses of the word roar:
VERBcommunicationroar, howlmake a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles
communicationroar, thunderutter words loudly and forcefully
communicationroar, howl, ululate, wail, yawl, yaupemit long loud cries
motionroaract or proceed in a riotous, turbulent, or disorderly way
communicationroar, bellowmake a loud noise, as of animal
bodyroar, howllaugh unrestrainedly and heartily
NOUNeventroar, boom, roaring, thundera deep prolonged loud noise
communicationroar, bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roaring, yowla very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)
eventroarthe sound made by a lion
roar > pronunciation
Soundsrao'r
Rhymesabhor ... Zocor: 121 rhymes with aor...
English > roar: 9 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningA deep prolonged loud noise.
Synonymsboom, roaring, thunder
Broadernoisesound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)
Spanishestruendo, retumbo, trueno
Catalantro
Verbsroarmake a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles
English > roar: 9 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal).
Synonymsbellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roaring, yowl
Broadercry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferationA loud utterance
Spanishaullido, berrido, bramido, holla, rugido
Catalanbagol, bram, bramul, holla, rugit
Verbsroarlaugh unrestrainedly and heartily
roaremit long loud cries
roarutter words loudly and forcefully
English > roar: 9 senses > noun 3, event
MeaningThe sound made by a lion.
BroadercryThe characteristic utterance of an animal
Spanishrugido
Verbsroarmake a loud noise, as of animal
English > roar: 9 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningmake a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelCars roar in the streets; The streets roar with cars
Example "The water roared down the chute"
Synonymhowl
NarrowerthunderTo make or produce a loud noise
vroommake a loud, roaring sound, as of a car engine, while moving
yawp, bawlmake a raucous noise
Broadermake noise, resound, noiseemit a noise
Spanishbramar, rugir
Catalanbramar, bramular, rugir
Nounsroar, roaringa deep prolonged loud noise
English > roar: 9 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningUtter words loudly and forcefully.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
ModelSam and Sue roar; They roar that there was a traffic accident
Example"'Get out of here,' he roared"
Synonymthunder
Broadershoututter in a loud voice
Spanishbramar, decir a gritos, roncar, rugir, vociferar
Catalanbaladrejar, bruelar, cridar, dir a crits, roncar, rugir, vociferar
Nounsroar, roaringa very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)
roarersomeone who communicates vocally in a very loud voice
English > roar: 9 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningemit long loud cries.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymshowl, ululate, wail, yawl, yaup
Narrowersquall, waul, wawlmake high-pitched, whiney noises
Broadershout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squallUtter a sudden loud cry
Spanishgemir, lamentarse, rugir, ulular
Catalangemegar, gemir, lamentar-se, rugir, udolar, ulular
Nounsroar, roaringa very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)
English > roar: 9 senses > verb 4, motion
MeaningAct or proceed in a riotous, turbulent, or disorderly way.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP; Somebody ----s PP
ModelThey roar up the hill
Example"desperadoes from the hills regularly roared in to take over the town"-R.A.Billington
Broaderproceed, go forward, continueMove ahead
English > roar: 9 senses > verb 5, communication
Meaningmake a loud noise, as of animal.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
ModelThe animals roar
Synonymbellow
Broaderutter, emit, let out, let looseExpress audibly
Spanishberrear, bramar, rugir, vociferar
Catalanbramar, bramular, rugir, vociferar
Nounsroarthe sound made by a lion
roarersomeone who communicates vocally in a very loud voice
roaringa very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)
English > roar: 9 senses > verb 6, body
Meaninglaugh unrestrainedly and heartily.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymhowl
Broaderlaugh, express joy, express mirthproduce laughter
Spanishaullar de risa, aullar, reir a carcajadas, vociferar
Catalanbruelar, roncar, udolar, ulular, vociferar
Nounsroara very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)

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