What is another word for exclamations?

Pronunciation: [ɛksklɐmˈe͡ɪʃənz] (IPA)

Exclamations are expressions that convey strong emotions, such as surprise, joy, or anger. Some synonyms for exclamations include interjections, cries, shouts, or yells. Interjections are brief words or phrases used to convey strong emotions and are often used to express excitement, surprise, or frustration. Cries are loud vocalizations that also convey strong emotions. Shouts and yells are similar to cries but are usually produced with more force and intensity. Other synonyms for exclamations include cheers, hoorays, hurrahs, wows, and boohoos depending on the context in which they are used. Whichever synonym you choose, these words can add emphasis and depth to your writing, making it more engaging and expressive.

What are the paraphrases for Exclamations?

Paraphrases are restatements of text or speech using different words and phrasing to convey the same meaning.
Paraphrases are highlighted according to their relevancy:
- highest relevancy
- medium relevancy
- lowest relevancy

What are the hypernyms for Exclamations?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Exclamations

The exclamations of the children attracted the attention of others in the Square, and soon a score of people stood fascinated and puzzled by the weird vision.
"The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories"
Charles Weathers Bump
Seeing that I was a woman, they burst into exclamations of surprise and joy.
"A Lady's Captivity among Chinese Pirates in the Chinese Seas"
Fanny Loviot
This excited him to such a degree that even through the closed doors, I heard his groans and his loud and unintelligible exclamations.
"The Dead Lake and Other Tales"
Paul Heyse

Famous quotes with Exclamations

  • It's a treat to portray a complex character. Besides... where else could I find a job where emotional outbursts and odd exclamations like 'Egad!', 'Narf!', 'Poit!', 'Splonk!' and 'Zort!' are allowed?
    Rob Paulsen
  • Things past recovery Are hardly cured with exclamations.
    Christopher Marlowe

Word of the Day

sourceable
The word "sourceable" means capable of being sourced, obtainable or found. The antonyms of this word are words that refer to something that cannot be sourced, found or obtained. Th...