Definition of exclamatory in English:
(Of a cry or remark) expressing surprise, strong emotion, or pain.
- By the time he finished his exclamatory remark I was doubled over with laughter spilling out between my lips.
- Playful punkety rocker Atom and His Package wrote in with exclamatory praise and a promise to send submissions of his own visual art.
- Great men have great idiosyncrasies, and the stubbornness with which Wolfe reproduces his exclamatory voice after it has been mimicked so many times makes it appear less a fault than a flourish.
Words that rhyme with exclamatoryamatory, declamatory, defamatory, inflammatory, proclamatory
Definition of exclamatory in:
- US English dictionary
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