shout out

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v shout out 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"
    • v shout out utter in a very loud voice "They vociferated their demands"
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Usage

In literature:

Then, of course, I shouted in my turn, keeping an eye out in case Jack should come in.
"Children of the Bush" by Henry Lawson
They hailed the Doctor, as he stepped out from the veranda, with a shout.
"Rujub, the Juggler" by G. A. Henty
Shouting to my driver to stop, I rushed out and glared at the unfortunate father.
"Autobiography of a YOGI" by Paramhansa Yogananda
Silas shouted out to him, 'Be off with you!
"The Dead Alive" by Wilkie Collins
Zack, with a shout of laughter, snatched the pouch out of his hands, and began to rally his friend more unmercifully than ever.
"Hide and Seek" by Wilkie Collins
It was only when I shouted out my name and assured them that I was alone that I could prevail upon them to approach.
"The Mystery of Cloomber" by Arthur Conan Doyle
Joseph As for me, I shouted out, and they threw me into the street.
"Pamela Giraud" by Honore de Balzac
He must be content with that silent witness, and not try to let the virtues shout out from his pictures.
"Imaginations and Reveries" by (A.E.) George William Russell
But the old fool has rushed out and shouted his grievances to everybody.
"The Cathedral" by Sir Hugh Walpole
Suddenly a shout rang out.
"The Young Engineers in Arizona" by H. Irving Hancock
Then the Babel of many-tongued shoutings broke out, and ceased not thenceforth.
"Life On The Mississippi, Part 9." by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
A revolt roused him, and he was on the point of shouting out the truth.
"Lourdes From the "Three Cities"" by Emile Zola
The whole population of Coomassie turned out and shouted their farewells.
"By Sheer Pluck" by G. A. Henty
Presently Caradoc shouted out in the darkness for Malone, Mate Malone.
"The Cruise of the Dry Dock" by T. S. Stribling
The Boy ran out and shouted and waved his cap.
"The Magnetic North" by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
He shouted out a question, and then when I gave no answer he pulled out his sword.
"The Exploits Of Brigadier Gerard" by Arthur Conan Doyle
Masterson shouted back something about "fresh kid" but kept pulling up the stream, and soon he was round the bend and out of sight.
"The Boy Inventors' Radio Telephone" by Richard Bonner
Hobbs let out a shout.
"Truxton King" by George Barr McCutcheon
I say," he shouted back, "keep a sharp look-out for that boy, and catch him if you can.
"Brownsmith's Boy" by George Manville Fenn
As I went along, I shouted out our friend's name.
"Adventures in Australia" by W.H.G. Kingston
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In poetry:

I have eaten the fat and drunk the sweet,
Lived the life out
From the first greeting glad drum-beat
To the last shout.
"A King's Soliloquy [On the Night of His Funeral]" by Thomas Hardy
As the drowzing tiger, deep
In the dim cell, hears the shout
From the arena--from his sleep
Launches to its thunders out--
"The Helot" by Isabella Valancy Crawford
Now venting a triumphant shout,
And ever and anon a groan,
Like fiend from prison lately out,
Or like unhappy chain'd one's moan.
"The Pine Tree" by Thomas Frederick Young
"I've rung they bells year in, year out,
Since I was but a boy,
And loved 'em best when they did shout
Like marning stars for joy."
"The Old Bellringer" by Cicely Fox Smith
Stop the proud boasting mouth of the cannon,
Hush the mirth and the shout;
God is God! and the ways of Jehovah
Are past finding out.
"Abraham Lincoln" by Phoebe Cary
Or to stand on the bridge with the children,
And give one long, deep shout,
That might sweep from my bosom's chamber
The dust of manhood out.
"The Old School-House" by Alexander Anderson

In news:

Streaker gets shout -out from Ellen.
Bruce Springsteen closed out this year's Isle of Wight Festival on Sunday (June 24) with a typically generous three-hour set that ended with a cover of the rock standard 'Twist and Shout .
Fill out the form below to send News 12 This Morning your School Shout Out.
What's Next: Shout It Out Loud.
October's Big Shark Shout Out.
"Impossible" from the Swedish pop act, Shout Out Louds.
Graduation Shout -Outs With Shawn & Sue.
Call us this morning with your Graduation Shout -Outs.
Celebrity Mother's Day Shout -Outs.
Click through our slideshow for all of their Mother's Day shout -outs.
Margaret previews tomorrow's show and gives a shout out to audience members here from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
Taylor Gives Shout -Out to Chaperone Dads.
And Taylor gave them a shout -out on an Australian TV show recently.
President Obama gave Jeezy at shout -out in a room full of celebrities and dignitaries, referring to Jeezy's song "My President".
The God Blog gets a shout -out.
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