- The definition of a shout is a loud call.
An example of shout is loudly calling for a friend across the street.
shout definition by Webster's New World
- a loud cry or call
- any sudden, loud outburst or uproar
Origin: orig. uncert.Austral., N.Z., Informal one's turn to buy a round of drinks, etc.
Origin: Middle English schoute, probably ; from an Old English cognate of Old Norse skūta, a taunt, probably ; from Indo-European an unverified form (s)kud-, to cry out from source scout
- to utter or express in a shout
- Austral., N.Z., Informal to treat (someone) to (a round of drinks, etc.)
- shouter noun
shout definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Middle English shoute, perhaps from Old Norse skūta, a taunt; see skeud- in Indo-European roots.
- shoutˈer noun
shout - Computer Definition
To yell or scream via e-mail. It is WRITING WITH ALL CAPITAL LETTERS TO MAKE A POINT instead of using asterisks and underscored words which are considered a gentler way to emphasize something.
shout - Phrases/Idioms