Definition of Bawl out

1. Verb. Censure severely or angrily. "Sam cannot bawl out Sue "; "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup"




Definition of Bawl out

1. Verb. (idiomatic) To deliver a loud, hard scolding or lecture; to reprimand. ¹

2. Verb. (idiomatic) To have a serious argument accompanied with shouting. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bawl Out

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bawl out (current term)
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bawrel

Literary usage of Bawl out

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1. The Life of Benvenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini (1920)
"The fellow began to bawl out in his rustic way: "I will never leave my master Michel ... bawl out ..."

2. The Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare, Evangeline Maria O'Connor (1901)
"263. Bate, remit; Epil. 16. Battle, army; IV. i. 154. Battle, battalion; III. ii. 163. bawl out, bawl out from (Quarto, " bal out"; Capell, "bawl out ..."

3. The Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare (1901)
"bawl out, bawl out from (Quarto, " bal out''; Capell, "bawl out from"); II. ii. 27. Baying, driving to bay (a term of the chase) ; I. iii. 80. ..."

4. A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in by John Pinkerton (1814)
"... exceedingly trample the woman's ground ; ihe began to bawl out therefore as if ihe were mad, but the people taking little or no notice of her, ..."

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