verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of holler1
Definition for holler (2 of 2)
noun South Midland and Southern U.S.
Origin of holler2
Examples from the Web for holler
“The incoming Republican majority in the Senate was built on opposition to executive amnesty,” said Holler.
As advertised, Holler is not autobiographical in the same way that the works of Rodgers and Hammerstein are not autobiographical.
And Holler If Ya Hear Me boasts some very fun redecorated Tupac tunes.The Tupac Musical Hits Broadway: Kenny Leon’s ‘Holler If Ya Hear Me’ Is Crazy, Silly Fun|Marlow Stern|June 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The mainstream Tupac musical Holler If Ya Hear Me is, in some ways, an act of defiance for the poet-actor-musician Saul Williams.
Williams first got a call about Holler If Ya Hear Me in April.
All right in a modest sort of place just to holler down the telephone for a boy.Turns about Town|Robert Cortes Holliday
I 'lowed ye hed ther power ter shout fer me when ye war ready, I wasn't more'n a whoop an' a holler distant.When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry|Charles Neville Buck
I'll put a thunderin' charge of buckshot into the first one of them scoundrels as comes up the holler.The Hoosier Schoolmaster|Edward Eggleston
The men can holler when they're hurt, but the poor dumb baste has no protection.Two Little Savages|Ernest Thompson Seton
"You bet he can holler some when he gits fixed for it," said Abe, who sat near the open door.A Man for the Ages|Irving Bacheller
British Dictionary definitions for holler
Word Origin for holler
Word Origin and History for holler
1690s, American English, variant of hollo (1540s) "to shout," especially "to call to the hounds in hunting," related to hello. Cf. colloquial yeller for yellow, etc. As a style of singing (originally Southern U.S.), first recorded 1936. Related: Hollered; hollering. As a noun, from 1896, earlier hollar (1825).