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verb [intransitive/transitive] exclaim pronunciation in British English /ɪkˈskleɪm/
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present tense
present participleexclaiming
past tenseexclaimed
past participleexclaimed
  1. to say something suddenly and loudly, especially because you are surprised, impressed, angry etc
    ‘Wow!’ Bill exclaimed. ‘You look beautiful!’
    She exclaimed in horror when she saw me.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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