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English noun: bellow

1. bellow (communication) a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)


SamplesHis bellow filled the hallway.


Synonymsbellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl


Broader (hypernym)call, cry, outcry, shout, vociferation, yell

2. Bellow (person) United States author (born in Canada) whose novels influenced American literature after World War II (1915-2005)


SynonymsSaul Bellow, Solomon Bellow


Instance hypernymauthor, writer


English verb: bellow

1. bellow (communication) shout loudly and without restraint


Synonymsbawl


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)shout

2. bellow (communication) make a loud noise, as of animal


SamplesThe bull bellowed.


ExamplesYou can hear animals bellow in the meadows, The meadows bellow with animals


Synonymsroar


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)emit, let loose, let out, utter









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