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shout

1 verb
     
shout1 S2 W2
1 [intransitive and transitive] to say something very loudly [↪ scream, yell]:
There's no need to shout! I can hear you!
shout at
I wish you'd stop shouting at the children.
shout for
We could hear them shouting for help.
'Watch out!' she shouted, as the car started to move.
shout something at somebody
He was shouting insults at the lorry driver.
shout something to somebody
'He's down here!' she shouted to Alison.
2

shout in pain/anger/frustration etc

British English to call out loudly [= scream American English]
Al shouted in pain.
3

shout something from the rooftops

to tell everyone about something because you want everyone to know about it
4 [intransitive] to write in capital leters in an email, which makes it look as if the writer is angry

shout somebody ↔ down

phrasal verb
to shout so that someone who is speaking cannot be heard:
An older man tried to shout him down.

shout something ↔ out

phrasal verb
to say something suddenly in a loud voice:
Don't shout out the answer in class, put up your hand.

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