Call and Shout


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Call verb – To speak so as to be heard at a distance.
Usage example: we could hear someone calling for help from the other side of the wall

Shout is a synonym for call in cry topic. In some cases you can use "Shout" instead the word "Call" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like speech, exclamation, cry out, yell declaration. popular alternative
Nearby Words: calling, called, caller, callback, callable
Synonyms for Call


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Shout verb – To speak so as to be heard at a distance.
Usage example: well-wishers shouted to departing passengers from the dock

Call is a synonym for shout in cry topic. You can use "Call" instead the word "Shout" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as exclamation, yell, loud outcry, sounds. popular alternative
Nearby Words: shouted, shouting
Synonyms for Shout

How words are described

full full call full shout
nice nice call nice shout
long long call long shout
direct direct call direct shout
Other adjectives: harsh, nasty, actual, big, huge, little, quick, subtle, telepathic, deliberate, new, major, angry, possible, final, odd, next, occasional, literal, intentional.

Common collocations

attack call attack shout attack
people call people shout people
name call name shout name
someone call someone shout someone
Other nouns: line, time, times, names, attacks.

Both words in one sentence

  • Music / Love It to Death The line "Yes, he's the one they call the Fool" in "Long way to go" sounds like a shout-out to "The Fool on the Hill" from The Beatles' Magical Mystery Tour.
  • K about why their zords have eyes, why things blow up when they morph and why they need to shout their morphing call.
  • Webcomic / Friendship Is Magic Shout-Out: Soarin' would like you to know he is ''always'' serious, and do not call him Shirley.
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