Pronunciation of Bellow
/bˈɛlə͡ʊ/, /bˈɛlə‍ʊ/, /b_ˈɛ_l_əʊ/

Synonyms for bellow:

Sense 1

croak, woof, whine, BRRR, burst out, shout down, applause, speak up, raspberry, call out, baa, screech, hurl, catcall, yell out, cry out, oink, ovation, rap out, belt out, yap, tsk-tsk, standing ovation, Bronx Cheer, barrack, cheer on, phew, wolf-whistle.

Sense 2

tut-tut, hail, whoop, shrill, rage, bluster, boo, project.

Sense 3

chant, knock, hiss, let off.

Sense 4

trumpet, whistle, clap.

Sense 5

after, hand.

Sense 7


Sense 11


call out

sing out.


sing out.


war whoop.

shout out


Sense 1 (noun)

chant, rage, cry out, call out.

Sense 2 (noun)

boo, Bronx Cheer, buzz, applause, bluster, BRRR, whoop, clap, catcall.

Sense 3 (noun)

croak, hiss, baa.

bellow (noun)

holler, holla, roaring, holloa, bawl, hollo, roar, Saul Bellow, hollering, yowl, bellowing.

communication (noun)

holler, hollering, hollo, bellowing, holla, yowl, roaring, roar, holloa.

cry (noun)

meow, whinny, whine, moo, caw.

hurrah (noun)


communication (verb)


holler (verb)

clamor, bray, yelp, scream, howl, shriek, bluster, yell, cry, shout, bay, wail, low, roar, bawl, yawp, bark, call, whoop.

Usage examples for bellow:

  • He began to bellow Mr. Turtle's name at the top of his lungs. - "The Tale of Ferdinand Frog", Arthur Scott Bailey.
  • But she did hear an unusual noise- a snort, then a bellow- the sound was unmistakable. - "Madge Morton, Captain of the Merry Maid", Amy D. V. Chalmers.

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