Shout

  • 1 Shout — may refer to: * Screaming * Shout, or ring shout, a religious dance originating among African slaves in the Americas * Shout outor Films and television * The Shout , a 1978 film by Jerzy Skolimowski based on a short story by Robert Graves * Shout …

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  • 2 shout — vb Shout, yell, shriek, scream, screech, squeal, holler, whoop are comparable when they mean as verbs to make or utter a loud and penetrating sound that tends or is intended to attract attention and, as nouns, a sound or utterance of this… …

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  • 3 shout — ► VERB 1) speak or call out very loudly. 2) (shout at) reprimand loudly. 3) (shout down) prevent (someone) from speaking or being heard by shouting. 4) Austral./NZ informal treat (someone) to (something, especially a drink). ► NOUN …

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  • 4 shout — [shout] n. [ME schoute, prob. < an OE cognate of ON skūta, a taunt, prob. < IE * (s)kud , to cry out > SCOUT2] 1. a loud cry or call 2. any sudden, loud outburst or uproar 3. [orig. uncert.] [Austral. & N.Z. Informal] Austral. N.Z.… …

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  • 5 Shout — Shout, v. t. 1. To utter with a shout; to cry; sometimes with out; as, to shout, or to shout out, a man s name. [1913 Webster] 2. To treat with shouts or clamor. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] 3. To treat (one) to something; also, to give (something)… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Shout — (shout), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Shouted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shouting}.] [OE. shouten, of unknown origin; perhaps akin to shoot; cf. Icel. sk[=u]ta, sk[=u]ti, a taunt.] 1. To utter a sudden and loud outcry, as in joy, triumph, or exultation, or to… …

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  • 7 Shout — Shout, n. 1. A loud burst of voice or voices; a vehement and sudden outcry, especially of a multitudes expressing joy, triumph, exultation, or animated courage. [1913 Webster] The Rhodians, seeing the enemy turn their backs, gave a great shout in …

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  • 8 Shout —   [englisch/amerikanisch, ʃaʊt; auch Shouting], rhythmisierter musikalischer Ruf auf einem Hauptton und einem oder mehreren Nebentönen, der seinen Ursprung im afrikanischen Kultgesang hat; begründete einen Gesangsstil fast schreienden Charakters …

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  • 9 Shout — [ʃaut] der; s <aus engl. amerik. shout »Schrei« zu to shout, vgl. ↑shouting> svw. ↑Shouting …

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  • 10 shout — shout·er; shout·ing·ly; shout; …

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  • 11 Shout NY — was a thought and culture magazine that covered New York arts, music, film and politics from 1998 through 2003. In its early days (1998 2000), it was fairly obscure and predominantly focused on New York City nightlife. Re launched in 2000, it… …

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  • 12 shout — [n] loud outcry bark, bawl, bellow, call, cheer, clamor, cry, howl, hue, roar, salvo, scream, screech, shriek, squall, squawk, tumult, vociferation, whoop*, yammer*, yap*, yawp*, yell; concepts 77,595 Ant. whimper shout [v] cry out loudly bawl,… …

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  • 13 Shout — (engl., spr. schaut), Geschrei, lautes Rufen …

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  • 14 shout — index outcry Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 15 shout — c.1300, schowten to call or cry out loudly, of unknown origin; perhaps from the root of shoot, on the notion of throw the voice out loudly, or related to O.N. skuta a taunt. The noun is first recorded late 14c …

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  • 16 shout — shout1 W2S2 [ʃaut] v 1.) [I and T] to say something very loudly →↑scream, yell ↑yell ▪ There s no need to shout! I can hear you! shout at ▪ I wish you d stop shouting at the children. shout for ▪ We could hear them shouting for help …

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  • 17 shout — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great, loud ▪ faint, muffled ▪ distant ▪ sudden ▪ …

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  • 18 shout — I UK [ʃaʊt] / US verb Word forms shout : present tense I/you/we/they shout he/she/it shouts present participle shouting past tense shouted past participle shouted *** 1) [intransitive/transitive] to say something in a loud voice Stop! he shouted …

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  • 19 shout — shout1 [ ʃaut ] verb intransitive or transitive *** to say something in a loud voice: He was one of those speakers who shout into the microphone. shout at the top of your voice (=as loudly as you can): I want to go now, Danny shouted at the top… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 shout — 1 /SaUt/ verb 1 (I, T) to say something very loudly: There s no need to shout, I m not deaf! | We could hear them shouting for help. | “Watch out!” she shouted, as the car started to move. | shout at sb: I wish you d stop shouting at the children …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English