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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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I am especially pleased for coach Clive Woodward, who was a bit lucky to get the job in the first place,has never shouted the odds or predicted great things,but has presided over a steady improvement to the point where his side are now justifiably ranked number one in the world.
nTEL-BOY also shouted the odds for his fellow trainers.