Synonyms for out loud

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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OUT LOUD

If your faith is real, nothin' nor nobody should keep you from cryin' it out loud.

“Read it out loud, parson,” said Ruggles, speaking for the first time.

"That is all you are good for," says Marcia out loud, contemptuously.

I did not say so out loud, but I knew that my composition was as good as the best of them.

He could not have said it out loud without his voice breaking.

“And if you only were in Number 30, instead of Cora,” spoke Nancy, out loud.

She could read his thoughts just as well as if he were screaming them out loud.

They were correct in the guess, about the wolf, but I did not say so out loud.

"And you'll take a bite of something before you start, ma'am," she said, out loud.

Of course I didn't say all this out loud, but only thought it.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English hlud "noisy, making noise, sonorous," from West Germanic *khluthaz "heard" (cf. Old Frisian and Old Saxon hlud, Middle Dutch luut, Dutch luid, Old High German hlut, German laut "loud"), from PIE past participle *klutos- (cf. Sanskrit srutah, Greek klytos "heard of, celebrated," Armenian lu "known," Welsh clod "praise"), from root *kleu- "to hear" (see listen).

Application to colors first recorded 1849. The adverb is from Old English hlude, from Proto-Germanic *khludai (cf. Dutch luid, German laut). Paired with clear since at least c.1650.

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