|1.||[ verb ] utter a sudden loud cry|
|Synonyms:||call scream shout cry holler squall shout_out hollo|
"she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle" "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"
|Related terms:||utter squawk squeak howl shriek whoop hurrah halloo hollo exclaim call_out exclaim call cry cry scream bellow yelling screamer|
|2.||[ noun ] a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition|
|Synonyms:||cry shout call outcry vociferation|
"the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
|Related terms:||utterance war_cry scream bellow yelling catcall clamor hoot whoop halloo boo yodel noise blue_murder hosanna shout exclaim outshout|
|3.||[ verb ] utter or declare in a very loud voice|
"You don't have to yell--I can hear you just fine"
|Related terms:||shout roarer screamer|
|4.||[ noun ] a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)|
"a cry of rage" "a yell of pain"
|Related terms:||utterance complaint shout|
|5.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 26911|