Hollo - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈhɑːˌloʊ|  American pronunciation of the word hollo
Brit.  |ˈhɑːˌləʊ|  British pronunciation of the word hollo

noun

- a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal) (syn: bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl)

verb

- encourage somebody by crying hollo
- cry hollo
- utter a sudden loud cry (syn: call, cry, holler, scream, shout, squall, yell)

Examples

...far into the night searchers could be heard holloing for the lost child...

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