verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
- hollandaise sauce,
- hollenhorst plaques,
- hollerith code,
- hollerith, herman,
Origin of holler1
Examples from the Web for hollered
The crowd was full of drunk college kids who screamed and hollered through every song he tried to play.Doc Watson, a Legendary Picker, Was Traditional Music’s Best Ambassador|Malcolm Jones|May 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“Leaked Cables Uncloak U.S. Diplomacy,” hollered the headline on NYTimes.com.
Patricia Field hollered across the set of the Sex and the City sequel early one morning during a break in filming.
I thought summat was up when I see'd your flag, and then you hollered.Bosom Friends|Angela Brazil
Yes, sir; and when I hollered at him he turned around and walked back to me.Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Our case looked as bad as it could, and I didn't see why Smythe hollered so about it.Yellowstone Nights|Herbert Quick
And after he'd wrassled and hollered and pried, He'd let up and tackle the stuff 'twas inside.The Book of Humorous Verse|Various
She hollered down to us about it out of her bedroom window when Lettyd got through.Letty and the Twins|Helen Sherman Griffith
Word Origin 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).