yell
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yell(
yehl
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to scream)
a. gritar
She yelled when I accidentally hit her with my bike.Gritó cuando le pegué por accidente con mi bici.
b. chillar (high-pitched)
The little girl yelled with delight when she was given the puppy.La niñita chilló con alegría cuando le dieron el perrito.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to scream)
a. gritar
The cashier yelled my name to let me know my order was ready.El cajero gritó mi nombre para dejarme saber que estaba preparado mi pedido.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (a loud cry)
a. el grito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I saw my friend on the street, so I gave him a yell and a wave.Vi a mi amigo en la calle, así que le di un grito y un saludo.
b. el chillido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(high-pitched)
He let out a yell when he saw his present.Soltó un chillido al ver su regalo.
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yell
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el grito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to give a yelldar un grito
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yell [jel]
noun
grito (m); chillido (m)
to let out or give a yell soltar or pegar un grito; yells of laughter carcajadas (f)
intransitive verb
(also yell out) gritar; chillar
transitive verb
(also yell out) [+order, name] gritar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "yell"
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yell at
gritar
don't yell at me
no me grites
do not yell
no grites
yell at me
gritarme
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