1. [ verb ] utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy
Synonyms: cry cry_out exclaim shout outcry

"`I won!'" he exclaimed" "`Help!' she cried" "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"

Related terms: express gee shout exclamation
2. [ verb ] call out loudly, as of names or numbers
Related terms: announce count_off exclaim
3. [ verb ] challenge to a duel

"D'Artignan called out Pushkin"

Related terms: challenge call-out
Similar spelling:   call-out