from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To utter (something) or cry out loudly and vehemently, especially in protest.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. : To cry out with vehemence; to exclaim; to bawl; to clamor. - Cowper
- v. : To utter with a loud voice; to shout out.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To cry out with vehemence; to exclaim; to bawl; to clamor.
- transitive v. To utter with a loud voice; to shout out.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To cry out noisily; make an outcry.
- Synonyms To shout, bellow, roar, bawl.
- To utter with a loud voice; assert or proclaim clamorously; shout.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. utter in a very loud voice
Latin vōciferārī, vōciferāt-, from *vōcifer, carrying the voice : vōx, vōc-, voice; see voice + -fer; see -fer.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin vociferatus, past participle of vociferari ("to vociferate"); vox, vocis ("voice") + ferre ("to bear"). See voice, and bear ("to carry"). (Wiktionary)