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  Definition of squall
  1. sudden violent winds; often accompanied by precipitation
  2. 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"
  3. make high-pitched, whiney noises
  4. blow in a squall; "When it squalls, a prudent sailor reefs his sails"
Similar Words: shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, waul, wawl

 

See Also: call out, exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, shout

 

Hyponyms: line squall, hollo, hurrah, halloo, whoop, shriek, shrill, pipe up, pipe, howl, ululate, wail, roar, yawl, squawk, screak, skreak, skreigh, screech

 

Grouped Verbs: call, exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, call out, shout

 

Derivational Morphology: bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl, scream, screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screeching, screamer, cry, yell, outcry, call, shout, vociferation, yelling, shouting

 

 
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