Associations to the word «Yell»


YELL, verb. (intransitive) shout; holler; make a loud sound with the voice.
YELL, verb. (transitive) to convey by shouting
YELL, noun. A shout.
YELL, noun. A phrase to be shouted.
YELL, adjective. (Ulster) dry (of cow)
YELL AT, verb. (idiomatic) To scold, to rebuke - often by yelling.
YELL SILENTLY, verb. (idiomatic) To think very strong thoughts that one wishes to yell out loud but does not.

Dictionary definition

YELL, noun. A loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; "the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience".
YELL, noun. A loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate); "a cry of rage"; "a yell of pain".
YELL, verb. 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".
YELL, verb. Utter or declare in a very loud voice; "You don't have to yell--I can hear you just fine".

Wise words

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Leo Buscaglia