Word of the day: to Shout

Meaning: to speak in a loud voice, to speak angrily and aggressively (to shout at someone)
French speakers often confuse this word with ‘to cry’ because ‘shout’ translates as ‘crier’ in French, but ‘cry’ means ‘pleurer’.


the machines are very noisy, so we have to shout if we to hear each other

Managers should never shout at their employees but talk calmly at all times

She was crying because she had just heard her dog had died