[ US /ɪkˈskɫeɪmɪŋ/ ]
[ UK /ɛksklˈe‍ɪmɪŋ/ ]
  1. an abrupt excited utterance
    there was much exclaiming over it
    she gave an exclamation of delight
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How To Use exclaiming In A Sentence

  • We have no capias ad faciendum (abbreviated cap ad fac), nor have we the fieri facias, familiarly termed fi fa, but we have perhaps as good in the in meditatione fugæ warrant, familiarly abbreviated into fugie, as poor Peter Peebles termed it, when he burst in upon the party assembled at Justice Foxley's, exclaiming, "Is't here they sell the fugie warrants?" [ The Book-Hunter A New Edition, with a Memoir of the Author
  • Do not be like that Lord Russell in Spence's Anecdotes, who only went hunting for the sake of an appetite, and who, the moment he felt any sensation of vitality in the epigastrium, used to turn short round, exclaiming, "I have found it!" and ride home from the finest chase. The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 04, No. 23, September, 1859
  • The elder of these two women was gathering wild flowers, exclaiming as she did so.
  • Exotic camera angles, extreme lighting on the contours of faces, ultra close-ups of clotted cream, and Waltz exclaiming ‘Bingo” combine to produce a perpetual string of edgy, 'compellingly' watchable vignettes – This is Tarantino’s best yet. Edge, Contrast: Inglourious Basterds is the best yet
  • Ministry out together, "exclaiming," It is time that atonement should be made to the betrayed honor of Parliament and of England. A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year Volume Two (of Three)
  • In the front yard the pot-bellied officer was scowling and grunting, exclaiming angrily to the monkish gatekeeper. COUP D'ETAT
  • Check! became tantamount to exclaiming “Examine options!” or “Restrain from acting without due consideration!” The English Is Coming!
  • And surprised out of her vexation she ran back again exclaiming, "Look, look! as surely as Gillian is finding her appetite I think she is losing her grief. Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard
  • Diderot to John Knox, he regarded his treatment as "tragically hard," exclaiming, "I could learn to do all things I have seen done, and am forbidden to try any of them. Thomas Carlyle
  • In the battle off Cape St. Vincent, Nelson gave orders for boarding the "San Josef," exclaiming "Westminster Abbey, or victory! Familiar Quotations A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature
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