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exclaims

[ ik-skleym ]SEE DEFINITION OF exclaims

Synonyms for exclaims

  • assert
  • blurt
  • call out
  • proclaim
  • shout
  • utter
  • yell
  • bellow
  • call
  • cry
  • declare
  • ejaculate
  • emit
  • figure
  • holler
  • roar
  • state
  • vociferate
  • yawp
  • burst out
  • call aloud
  • cry out
  • rend the air
  • say loudly
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Antonyms for exclaims

  • conceal
  • hide
  • refrain
  • be quiet
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EXCLAIMS

A professor,' he exclaims, 'and practise such villanies as these!

Why,” exclaims Khalid, “I can build a house for five hundred piasters.

"I always travel as far from the engine as possible," exclaims another.

"You will not," she exclaims, knitting her beautiful eyebrows.

"You are the greatest flirt I ever met in my life," exclaims he, with sudden anger.

"Never mind him, Plantagenet; do go on," exclaims Cecil, impatiently.

Then, taking out the fetich, he breathes on it and from it, and exclaims "Si!"

Solomon also exclaims, "Of making many books there is no end."

It is a marvellous spectacle at all times; but, he exclaims, 'O Paris!

"Jane, come and look after Miss Cecil," he exclaims, authoritatively.

WORD ORIGIN

1560s, back-formation from exclamation or else from Middle French exclamer (16c.), from Latin exclamare "cry out loud," from ex- intensive prefix "out" (see ex-) + clamare "cry, shout, call" (see claim (v.)). Spelling influenced by claim. Related: Exclaimed; exclaiming.