yell :

Search Words
You can search or browse for words



  • n  a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
  • n  a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)
    a yell of pain
  • v  utter a sudden loud cry
    I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me
  • v  utter or declare in a very loud voice
    You don't have to yell--I can hear you just fine

  • The anti-vaxxers yell loud and long, but their evidence is anecdotal and doesn't hold up to scrutiny.
  • He can laugh, sneeze, smile, yell and sign autographs, and once in a while, he gets the hiccups.
  • It was just a little old harmless gatheringuntil the professor gave the rebel yell.
News & Articles


  • Richard Dreyfuss in BBC News
    Scheider's Jaws co-star Richard Dreyfuss said: "He was a wonderful guy. He was what I call a knockaround actor. A knockaround actor to me is a compliment that means a professional that lives the life of a professional actor and doesn't yell and...
  • President Bush in Wall Street Journal
    I like Crawford,Mr. Bush said. "Unfortunately after eight years of asking her to sacrifice, I'm now no longer the decision maker. She'll be deciding, thanks for the suggestion. I suggest you don't yell it out when she's here."
  • Nicole Brown Simpson in Los Angeles Times
    I didn't ask anybody to do anything but stand behind me, have me yell at the guys and help me remove my things,Simpson told the judge.

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.