Shout v. i. [imp. & p. p. Shouted; p. pr. & vb. n. Shouting.]
1. To utter a sudden and loud outcry, as in joy, triumph, or exultation, or to attract attention, to animate soldiers, etc.
Shouting of the men and women eke. --Chaucer.
They shouted thrice: what was the last cry for? --Shak.
2. To entertain with refreshments or the like gratuitously; to treat. [Slang, Australia & U. S.]
To shout at, to utter shouts at; to deride or revile with shouts.
adj : noisy with or as if with loud cries and shouts; "a crying
mass of rioters"; "a howling wind"; "shouting fans";
"the yelling fiend" [syn: crying, howling, yelling]
n 1: encouragement in the form of cheers from spectators; "it's
all over but the shouting" [syn: cheering]
2: uttering a loud inarticulate cry as of pain or excitement