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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 yell /ˈjɛl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Yell v. i. [imp. & p. p. Yelled p. pr. & vb. n. Yelling.]  To cry out, or shriek, with a hideous noise; to cry or scream as with agony or horror.
    They yelleden as feendes doon in helle.   --Chaucer.
    Nor the night raven, that still deadly yells.   --Spenser.
 Infernal ghosts and hellish furies round
 Environed thee; some howled, some yelled.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Yell v. t. To utter or declare with a yell; to proclaim in a loud tone.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Yell, n. A sharp, loud, hideous outcry.
 Their hideous yells
 Rend the dark welkin.   --J. Philips.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; "the
           speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of
           the audience" [syn: cry, outcry, call, shout, vociferation]
      2: a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate);
         "a cry of rage"; "a yell of pain" [syn: cry]
      v 1: 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" [syn: shout, shout
           out, cry, call, scream, holler, hollo, squall]
      2: utter or declare in a very loud voice; "You don't have to
         yell--I can hear you just fine" [syn: scream]