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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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SHOUT DOWN Dons defender Paul Quinn celebrates his winner over Celtic
Students have a tacit license on campus to shout down or otherwise disrupt speakers with opinions that they do not like.
Summary: New York: Hundreds of screaming Filipino boxing fans tried unsuccessfully to shout down their Mexican .
WORKERS who shout down the phone, never offer to make tea and coffee, or bring smelly food into the office, are among the top bugbears of employees.