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shout

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ʃaʊt/
A2 to say something very loudly: "Look out!" she shouted. I was angry and I shouted at him. I shouted out her name but she didn't hear me.Shouting and screaming
Translations of “shout”
in Korean 고함 치다…
in Arabic يَصْرُخ…
in Portuguese gritar…
in Catalan cridar…
in Japanese 叫ぶ, 大声をあげる…
in Italian gridare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大聲喊, 大聲說, 喊叫…
in Russian кричать, выкрикивать…
in Turkish bağırmak, haykırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大声喊, 大声说, 喊叫…
in Polish krzyczeć…
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