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noun as in loud outcry

verb as in cry out loudly

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Another shouts, to no one in particular, “This is our house.”

Wide receivers, those detached football players who start plays a good shout from the ball and then exert like mad to touch it now and then, finally got themselves another Heisman Trophy on Tuesday night after a 29-year wait.

About how their shouts caused a crowd to form, and before he knew it, he was surrounded by people.

As a woman on a bullhorn led shouts of “Justice for Karon,” two men slung a brick and debris at the vehicle, smashing the rear window.

One of the more tempting product ideas has been the development of the omnipresent always-on video workspace where managers can always see their directs onscreen and team members are only a shout away from getting someone else’s attention.

He did not shout “God is great,” but his random act served the purposes of ISIS almost as well.

Another shout-out might have been due to the organization that was leading the protests outside.

For James, wearing the shirt was “more of a shout-out to the family more than anything,” he told the Akron Beacon Journal.

One trucker did shout an obscenity, and a musclebound mechanic told them to go and do something useful like study.

For Mitch McConnell to shout gleefully requires some effort.

She did shout for joy, as with a sweeping stroke or two she lifted her body to the surface of the water.

A great shout—partly, no doubt, of disappointment—was given when the lions escaped.

Pearson was loading his gun as fast as possible, when he heard a loud shout, and cries of “Look out!”

They did not shout as they took their gifts; but still the murmur ran from mouth to mouth: "Bella Madonna, bella Madonna."

At long last one of the keepers at the entrance to the small cages begins to shout very loudly.


On this page you'll find 133 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to shout, such as: cheer, clamor, cry, howl, roar, and scream.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.