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Definition 1: a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal) - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where hollo or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his bellow filled the hallway

Synonyms for hollo in the sense of this definition

(hollo is a kind of ...) a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition

"the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"

Definition 2: utter a sudden loud cry - [verb of communication]

Samples where hollo or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle
  • I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me

Synonyms for hollo in the sense of this definition

(hollo is a kind of ...) express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)

"She let out a big heavy sigh" "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"

(... is a kind of hollo ) utter a harsh abrupt scream

(... is a kind of hollo ) emit long loud cries

"wail in self-pity" "howl with sorrow"

(... is a kind of hollo ) utter a shrill cry

(... is a kind of hollo ) shout, as if with joy or enthusiasm

"The children whooped when they were led to the picnic table"

(... is a kind of hollo ) shout `halloo', as when greeting someone or attracting attention

(... is a kind of hollo ) shout `hurrah!'

(... is a kind of hollo ) cry hollo

(hollo has a similar meaning as ...) utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy

"`I won!' he exclaimed" "`Help!' she cried" "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"

(hollo has a similar meaning as ...) utter in a loud voice or announce

"He called my name" "The auctioneer called the bids"

Definition 3: cry hollo - [verb of communication]

(hollo is a kind of ...) 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"

Definition 4: encourage somebody by crying hollo - [verb of communication]

(hollo is a kind of ...) inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to

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