Shout and Yelp


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Shout noun – A loud vocal expression of strong emotion.
Usage example: I gave a sudden shout of surprise when the shower abruptly turned ice-cold

Yelp is a synonym for shout in yell topic. In some cases you can use "Yelp" instead the word "Shout" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like cry out.
Nearby Words: shouted, shouting
Synonyms for Shout


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Yelp verb – To cry out loudly and emotionally.
Usage example: yelped with surprise when everything fell off the closet shelf and onto his head

Shout is a synonym for yelp in cry out topic. You can use "Shout" instead the word "Yelp" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as squeal.
Nearby Words: yelped, yelping
Synonyms for Yelp

How words are described

rare rare shout rare yelp
loud loud shout loud yelp
big big shout big yelp
little little shout little yelp
Other adjectives: final, occasional.

Common collocations

bit shout bit yelp bit

Both words in one sentence

  • Shout-Out: The Obscure states in "Yelp of the Dead" that he'd visit one of the last remaining Howard Johnson restaurants in Lake long as he doesn't get eaten by an alligator.
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