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verb [intransitive/transitive] informal     holler pronunciation in American English
/ˈhɑlər/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyholler
he/she/ithollers
present participlehollering
past tensehollered
past participlehollered

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holler

     holler pronunciation in American English
noun [countable]
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singularholler
pluralhollers
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high-level diplomats meeting and dining in an informal environment e.g. a party or club

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