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Definition of yell noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    yell

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//jel//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//jel//
     
     
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  1. 1a loud cry of pain, excitement, etc. to let out/give a yell a yell of delight She awoke with a yell.
  2. 2(North American English) an organized shout of support for a team at a sports event
  3. Word Origin Old English g(i)ellan (verb), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch gillen and German gellen.
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