HyperDic: yell

English > 4 senses of the word yell:
VERBcommunicationyell, shout, shout out, cry, call, scream, holler, hollo, squallutter a sudden loud cry
communicationyell, screamutter or declare in a very loud voice
NOUNcommunicationyell, cry, outcry, call, shout, vociferationa loud utterance
communicationyell, crya loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)
yell > pronunciation
Soundsyeh'l
RhymesAix-la-Chapelle ... zinfandel / Zinfandel: 95 rhymes with ehl...
English > yell: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA loud utterance; often in protest or opposition.
Synonymscry, outcry, call, shout, vociferation
Narrowerbellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowlA very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)
blue murderAn extravagantly loud outcry
boo, hoot, Bronx cheer, hiss, raspberry, razzing, razz, snort, birdA cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt / contempt
catcallA cry expressing disapproval
clamor, clamoring, clamour, clamouring, hue and cryLoud and persistent outcry from many people
hallooA shout to attract attention
hootA loud raucous cry (as of an owl)
hosannaA cry of praise or adoration (to God)
noiseA loud outcry of protest or complaint
scream, screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screechingsharp piercing cry
war cry, war whoop, rallying cry, battle cryA yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle
whoopA loud hooting cry of exultation or excitement / excitement
yelling, shoutinguttering a loud inarticulate cry as of pain or excitement / excitement
yodelA songlike cry in which the voice fluctuates / fluctuates rapidly between the normal voice and falsetto
Broaderutterance, vocalizationThe use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
Spanishalgarada, clamor, grito, protesta, tole, vociferación
Catalanaldarull, clam, clamor, crit, vociferació
Verbsyellutter or declare in a very loud voice
yellutter a sudden loud cry
English > yell: 4 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate).
Example "a yell of pain"
Synonymcry
Narrowercomplaint(formerly) a loud cry (or repeated cries) of pain or rage or sorrow
Broaderutterance, vocalizationThe use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
Spanishalarido, bramido, chillido, clamor, grito
Catalanbram, clam, crit, xiscle, xisclet
Verbsyellutter a sudden loud cry
English > yell: 4 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningUtter a sudden loud cry.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Example "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"
Synonymsshout, shout out, cry, call, scream, holler, hollo, squall
Narrowerhallooshout 'halloo', as when greeting someone or attracting attention
hollocry hollo
howl, ululate, wail, roar, yawl, yaupemit long loud cries
hurrahshout 'hurrah!'
shriek, shrill, pipe up, pipeUtter a shrill cry
squawk, screak, skreak, skreigh, screechUtter a harsh abrupt scream
whoopshout, as if with joy or enthusiasm
Broaderutter, emit, let out, let looseExpress audibly
Similar tocallUtter in a loud voice or announce
exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, call out, shoutUtter aloud
Spanishchillar, clamar, gritar, llamar, pregonar, vocear, vociferar
Catalanbaladrejar, clamar, cridar, pregonar, vociferar
Nounsyella loud utterance
yella loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)
yellinguttering a loud inarticulate cry as of pain or excitement / excitement
English > yell: 4 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningUtter or declare in a very loud voice.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue yell
Example"You don't have to yell--I can hear you just fine"
Synonymscream
Broadershoututter in a loud voice
Spanishaullar, gritar, vociferar
Catalancridar, ganyolar, udolar, ulular
Nounsyella loud utterance
yellersomeone who communicates vocally in a very loud voice

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