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shout

Informal Brit, Austral, and NZ
a. a round, esp of drinks
b. one's turn to buy a round of drinks

shout

To yell or scream via email. It is WRITING WITH ALL CAPITAL LETTERS TO MAKE A POINT instead of using asterisks and underscored words which are considered a gentler way to emphasize something.
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The tracks are "I Can't Wait For Christmas" (3:20), "Jingle Bells" (3:02), "Here Comes Santa Claus" (1:57), "My Favorite Things" (2:50), "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" (3:13), "Sleigh Ride" (3:08), "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer" (2:25), "Must Be Santa" (2:47), "Feliz Navidad" (2:51), "Up On The Housetop" (2:01), "Jingle Bell Rock" (2:13), "Deck The Halls" (2:26), "Jingle Bells (instrumental)" (3:02), "Up On The Housetop (instrumental)" (2:01), and "Deck the Halls (instrumental)" (2:26).
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree/ Up On the Housetop (piano vocal edition)
Early in the narrative, the truck carrying the Parchman convicts to the flood zone passes a cabin with water "up to the window ledges" and an imperiled black family perching upon the roof, awaiting help: "The woman on the housetop began to shriek at the passing truck, her voice carrying faint and melodious across the brown water, becoming fainter and fainter as the truck passed and went on, ceasing at last, whether because of distance or because she had stopped screaming those in the truck did not know" (54).
Last year, as I sat in my crude tree stand, built out of a discarded palette some twenty feet above the forest floor, waiting for a deer to show up, I often thought of that passage from the psalms about the sparrow sitting on the housetop.
As Bob Marley wailed, when the rain falls, it won't fall on one man's housetop, and a new paradigm based upon a relational or communitarian context (free space) which fosters the notion of freedom with others as opposed to freedom to access opportunities or freedom from various forms of oppression is recommended.
8) He advises his disciples that when this war breaks out, "let him who is on the housetop not go down" (Mark 13: 15).
I want to get up on a housetop and scream," he reminded Bucklin Moon in 1949.
The Best of Christmas" includes such secular numbers as "Up on the Housetop," "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer," and "Jolly Old St.
He just bought plans, rented warehouse space and did what he had to do--including bribe friends and family with pizza and beer to help him plank the hull topsides and housetop and glue up the masts.
And let him who is on the housetop not go down, or enter in, to get anything out of his house; and let him who is in the field not turn back to get his cloak.
A housetop in Iqbal Market in Orangi Town collapsed injuring Rabia Khatoon 28, her daughter Ayesha 4 and Umar 7.