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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - Using the voice; With relatively high volume.

Usage examples (23)
  • The act of love . . . is a confession. Selfishness screams aloud, vanity shows off, or else true generosity reveals itself.
  • Please read the passage aloud
  • Read the title aloud, and you can imagine in the rest.
  • I handed him the cassette and he read the title aloud and laughed. for more
Tutoring comment
  • If you ask "aloud" (in a loud voice) what you are "allowed" (permitted) to do, you'll probably get an answer.
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