I"²ll shout you all a drink.
He"²s shouting us all to the opening night of the play.
Please don't shout in the chat room.
An example of shout is loudly calling for a friend across the street.
- to silence or overwhelm by loud shouting; shout louder than
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of shout
- Middle English shoute perhaps from Old Norse skūta a taunt skeud- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English shouten. Origin Uncertain. Possibly related to Middle English shooten "to shoot (out)" or from or akin to Old Norse skÅ«ta (“to chide, scold"), Old Norse skÅ«ti, skÅ«ta "a taunt". See also the second, rare sense of the verb scout - "to reject with contempt".