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1. shout

verb. ['ˈʃaʊt'] utter in a loud voice; talk in a loud voice (usually denoting characteristic manner of speaking).

Synonyms

  • utter
  • verbalize
  • speak
  • talk
  • verbalise
  • yell
  • holler
  • bellow
  • holler out
  • roar
  • thunder
  • scream
  • bawl

Antonyms

  • humorless
  • mild
  • unsensational
  • cry

Etymology

  • shouten (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Shout

  • stake-out
  • how-about
  • without
  • throughout
  • strout
  • sprout
  • reroute
  • redoubt
  • devout
  • troutt
  • trout
  • stoute
  • stout
  • spout
  • snout
  • shrout
  • scout
  • prout
  • krout
  • kraut
  • grout
  • flout
  • drought
  • crout
  • clout
  • all-out
  • about
  • tout
  • thuot
  • routt

Example sentences of the word shout


1. Noun, singular or mass
Clap or shout to get your dogs' attention.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Tell the children when you shout a color they must go find that color of Easter egg.

3. Adverb
Mason jars shout Americana, and you can use them to make a Fourth of July floral arrangement.

Quotes containing the word shout


1. I'm not the kind of person who likes to shout out my personal issues from the rooftops, but with my bipolar becoming public, I hope fellow sufferers will know it's completely controllable. I hope I can help remove any stigma attached to it, and that those who don't have it under control will seek help with all that is available to treat it.
- Catherine Zeta-Jones

2. When in danger or in doubt, run in circles, scream and shout.
- Herman Wouk

3. I’m in love with you, and I know that love is just a shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable, and that we’re all doomed and that there will come a day when all our labor has been returned to dust, and I know the sun will swallow the only earth we’ll ever have, and I am in love with you.
- John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

2. shout

verb. ['ˈʃaʊt'] utter a sudden loud cry.

Synonyms

  • squall
  • ululate
  • pipe up
  • skreigh
  • let loose
  • yaup
  • holler
  • cry out
  • screech
  • call
  • shrill
  • cry
  • let out
  • scream
  • screak
  • squawk
  • yell
  • wail
  • roar
  • exclaim
  • halloo
  • pipe
  • call out
  • utter
  • yawl
  • hollo
  • shriek
  • outcry
  • skreak
  • howl
  • whoop
  • emit
  • hurrah

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • discourage
  • hold
  • low

Etymology

  • shouten (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. shout

noun. ['ˈʃaʊt'] a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition.

Synonyms

  • vociferation
  • utterance
  • bellowing
  • clamouring
  • holler
  • hollering
  • yelling
  • bird
  • call
  • screech
  • war whoop
  • roaring
  • Bronx cheer
  • razzing
  • clamoring
  • war cry
  • holloa
  • clamor
  • battle cry
  • cry
  • snort
  • shouting
  • scream
  • hoot
  • hue and cry
  • yowl
  • noise
  • raspberry
  • screaming
  • screeching
  • yell
  • blue murder
  • shrieking
  • bellow
  • roar
  • boo
  • yodel
  • hosanna
  • hiss
  • halloo
  • rallying cry
  • clamour
  • hollo
  • outcry
  • shriek
  • holla
  • whoop
  • razz
  • catcall

Antonyms

  • ratite
  • carinate
  • demobilize
  • cause to sleep

Etymology

  • shouten (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. shout

verb. ['ˈʃaʊt'] utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy.

Synonyms

  • squall
  • express
  • ooh
  • holler
  • cry out
  • give tongue to
  • call
  • gee
  • verbalize
  • verbalise
  • cry
  • scream
  • yell
  • exclaim
  • call out
  • utter
  • hollo
  • outcry
  • aah

Antonyms

  • discouragement
  • worth
  • regularity
  • comprehensibility

Etymology

  • shouten (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. shout

verb. ['ˈʃaʊt'] use foul or abusive language towards.

Synonyms

  • assail
  • snipe
  • slang
  • rail
  • abuse
  • blackguard
  • assault
  • clapperclaw
  • vituperate
  • round
  • vilify
  • attack
  • curse
  • lash out

Antonyms

  • contraindicate
  • unsuccessful
  • laugh
  • exhale

Etymology

  • shouten (Middle English (1100-1500))
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