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Exclamation vs. Hallelujah

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Exclamationnoun

A loud calling or crying out, for example as in surprise, pain, grief, joy, anger, etc.

Hallelujahinterjection

An exclamation used in songs of praise or thanksgiving to God.

Exclamationnoun

A word expressing outcry; an interjection

Hallelujahinterjection

A general expression of gratitude or adoration.

‘Hallelujah! It’s finally the weekend!’;

Exclamationnoun

A clause type used to make an exclamatory statement: What a mess they made!; How stupid I was!

Hallelujahnoun

A shout of “Hallelujah”.

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Exclamationnoun

The sign "!" by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked.

Hallelujahnoun

A song of praise to God; a musical composition based on the word "Hallelujah".

‘the hallelujah (chorus) in Handel's "Messiah"’;

Exclamationnoun

A loud calling or crying out; outcry; loud or emphatic utterance; vehement vociferation; clamor; that which is cried out, as an expression of feeling; sudden expression of sound or words indicative of emotion, as in surprise, pain, grief, joy, anger, etc.

‘Exclamations against abuses in the church.’; ‘Thus will I drown your exclamations.’; ‘A festive exclamation not unsuited to the occasion.’;

Hallelujahnoun

(in the plural) General praise.

Exclamationnoun

A word expressing outcry; an interjection; a word expressing passion, as wonder, fear, or grief.

Hallelujahverb

(intransitive) To cry "hallelujah" in praise.

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Exclamationnoun

A mark or sign by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked; thus [!]; - called also exclamation point.

Hallelujahnoun

a shout or song of praise to God

Exclamationnoun

an abrupt excited utterance;

‘she gave an exclamation of delight’; ‘there was much exclaiming over it’;

Hallelujah

Hallelujah ( HAL-i-LOO-yə) is an interjection used as an expression of gratitude and adoration. It is a transliteration of the Hebrew phrase הַלְלוּ יָהּ‎ (Modern Hebrew hallūyāh, Tiberian haləlūyāh), which means to praise Jah (from הַלְלוּ‎, and יָהּ‎, Jah.) The word hallel in Hebrew means a joyous praise in song.

‘praise;’;

Exclamationnoun

a loud complaint or protest or reproach

Exclamationnoun

an exclamatory rhetorical device;

‘O tempore! O mores’;

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