- [noun] a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; "the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
Synonyms: cry, outcry, call, shout, vociferation
- [noun] a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate); "a cry of rage"; "a yell of pain"
- [verb] utter a sudden loud cry; "she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle"; "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"
Synonyms: shout, shout out, cry, call, scream, holler, hollo, squall
- [verb] utter or declare in a very loud voice; "You don't have to yell
shriek, shrill, pipe up, pipe
howl, ululate, wail, roar, yawl
squawk, screak, skreak, skreigh, screech
bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl
- blue murder
clamor, clamoring, clamour, clamouring, hue and cry
scream, screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screeching
war cry, war whoop, rallying cry, battle cry
boo, hoot, Bronx cheer, hiss, raspberry, razzing, snort, bird