Definition of "shout" []

  • A loud cry. (noun)
  • To say with or utter a shout. (verb-transitive)
  • Shout down To overwhelm or silence by shouting loudly. (phrasal-verb)
  • A loud cry, esp to convey emotion or a command (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A round, esp of drinks (noun)
  • One's turn to buy a round of drinks (noun)
  • A greeting (to family, friends, etc) sent to a radio station for broadcasting (noun)
  • An occasion on which the members of an emergency service are called out on duty (noun)
  • To utter (something) in a loud cry; yell (verb)
  • To make a loud noise (verb)
  • To treat (someone) to (something), esp a drink (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "shout" in a sentence
  • "I don't remember the exact inquiry from that day in suburban Phoenix, only the difficulty Coughlin had with the term shout-out."
  • "My intent with companies that I'm involved with now is to get them to profitable growth as quickly as possible, build GREAT companies that customers and employees want to shout from the rooftops about, and NEVER sell them!! ... a little bit different from that kid who dreamed of building and SELLING companies."
  • "The blow, and the great shout from the audience, angered him."