Definition of exclamation mark in English:

exclamation mark

Line breaks: ex|clam|ation mark
(North American exclamation point)


  • A punctuation mark (!) indicating an exclamation.
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    • A kiss can be a comma, a question mark, or an exclamation point.
    • Brian's life and death provided punctuation to the teaching that we are saved by grace and not works, and that punctuation was an exclamation point!
    • The safety alert symbol, the triangle with the exclamation mark, indicates that a human injury hazard exists.

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