yelled


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yell

 (yĕl)
v. yelled, yell·ing, yells
v.intr.
To cry out loudly, as in pain, fright, surprise, or enthusiasm.
v.tr.
To utter or express with a loud cry.
n.
1. A loud cry; a shout.
2. A cheer uttered or chanted in unison.

[Middle English yellen, from Old English giellan, gellan; see ghel- in Indo-European roots.]

yell′er n.
Synonyms: yell, bawl, bellow, holler1, howl, roar, shout, whoop
These verbs mean to say with or make a loud cry: troops yelling as they attacked; a drum major bawling out orders; a coach bellowing with rage; a sailor hollering a warning; a patient howling with pain; a crowd roaring its disapproval; fans shouting their enthusiasm; children whooping at play.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.yelled - in a vehement outcry; "his shouted words of encouragement could be heard over the crowd noises"
loud - characterized by or producing sound of great volume or intensity; "a group of loud children"; "loud thunder"; "her voice was too loud"; "loud trombones"
References in classic literature ?
I won't stand it," he yelled, looking up at the bare branches of the trees.
yelled Tom, unconsciously adding to the din that seemed to pervade every part of the camp.
yelled the bumpkin, running towards that officer; Capting, Capting, here's the devil.
A second later a policeman dashed in, and the bartender yelled once more--"Look out for his knife
Course Lizy she hars, and she dodges back, when Mas'r Haley he goes past the door; and then, I tell ye, she clared out de side door; she went down de river bank;--Mas'r Haley he seed her, and yelled out, and him, and me, and Andy, we took arter.
We saw him approach her; and then, ma'am, she yelled and gave a spring, and the next minute she lay smashed on the pavement.
I tried to jump up; but could not stir a limb; and so yelled aloud, in a frenzy of fright.
As they turned a corner, a woman yelled something at them from an open door, and two men ran after the hansom for about a hundred yards.
Jammes yelled these words in a tone of unspeakable terror; and her finger pointed, among the crowd of dandies, to a face so pallid, so lugubrious and so ugly, with two such deep black cavities under the straddling eyebrows, that the death's head in question immediately scored a huge success.
But he ceased to think it a joke when his wife shortly afterwards gave birth to a boy, who screamed lustily till he was put quite close to the fire, and who nearly yelled himself into a fit if the Snow-daughter came anywhere near him.
The mob cheered and yelled themselves hoarse at this even marksmanship.
said he, absentmindedly, knitting his brows as the animal yelled out sharply.