Yelp and Yell


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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

Yell is a synonym for yelp in shout topic. In some cases you can use "Yell" instead the word "Yelp" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like squeal. popular alternative
Nearby Words: yelped, yelping
Synonyms for Yelp


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Yell noun – A loud vocal expression of strong emotion.
Usage example: the crowd gave a yell of approval

Yelp is a synonym for yell in shout topic. You can use "Yelp" instead the word "Yell" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as cry, cry out, loud communication. popular alternative
Nearby Words: yelled, yelling
Synonyms for Yell

How words are described

loud loud yelp loud yell
small small yelp small yell
little little yelp little yell
last last yelp last yell
Other adjectives: agonized, panicked.

Common collocations

bit yelp bit yell bit
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