Phrases with "shouting"

We passed doorways which let out sometimes a shouting of oaths, sometimes the red glare of a fire, once a shuddering draught from an ice chamber. Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell

Arthur Morrison Two were sun-browned sailors, shouting and jovial, but the rest, men and women, sober and villainous in their mock jollity, were land-sharks plain to see. The Hole in the Wall by Arthur Morrison

Andrew Lang As they were hunting and shouting through the trees a black monkey suddenly appeared on a point of rock and said: ‘Poor sorrowing people, you are seeking your Prince in vain. The Yellow Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

He had been shouting for a long time past, and had even broken a glass and two plates, maintaining that this was the proper thing to do at a wedding. An Unpleasant Predicament by Fyodor Dostoyevsky [1861]

Arthur Conan Doyle Shortly after mid-day, a great uproar of shouting and cheering broke out in the camp, with mustering of men and calling of bugles. The White Company by Arthur Conan Doyle [1891]

Arthur Conan Doyle We could hear, however, the hoarse shouting of orders and the bustle of men. Micah Clarke by Arthur Conan Doyle

Andrew Lang One hearer, in fact, at the moment wondered that the apparent speaker indicated by the voice and words should be shouting so loud in an hotel. The Valet’s Tragedy by Andrew Lang

Inside there was nothing but cursing, crowding, shouting and menace. Negligible Tales by Ambrose Bierce

Baldwin Spencer The Okilia stand by shouting “arakwirra, arundertna”—“You be quiet, do not cry. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Of all the crowd that had filled it, shouting for the death of Yves Terrec, only three persons remained seated in front of the huge empty fireplace. The Maker of Moons by Robert W. Chambers

George Gissing Polperro hung on behind, shouting Greenacre’s name. The Town Traveller by George Gissing [1897]

D. H. Lawrence He loved to make her voice go high and shouting and defiant with laughter. The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence

Arthur Morrison One or two crimps’ carts came through from the docks as we walked, drawn by sorry animals, and piled high with shouting sailors and their belongingschief among these the giant bolster-bags. The Hole in the Wall by Arthur Morrison

Charles Dickens Then at sound of drum they fell in again, and returned amidst the shouting of His Majesty’s lieges to the place from whence they came. Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens [1841]

Rudyard Kipling But it’s shouting truth, I fancy,’ said Torpenhow. The babble continued. The Light That Failed by Rudyard Kipling [1891]

Olaf Stapledon They tugged in opposite directions, shouting and panting. Last Men in London by Olaf Stapledon

A few minutes after Rymer had left, I heard the Squire shouting to me, and went back to the room. Lost in the Post by Ellen Wood [1870]

Walter Besant Mad Jack Hall was among them, shouting and vapouring. Dorothy Forster by Walter Besant [1884]

Charles Dickens It was more than boy could bear, and with a joyous whoop the whole cluster took to their heels and spread themselves about, shouting and laughing as they went. The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens [1840]

Henry Handel Richardson But before he could do this there came a noise of rowdy voices, of shouting and parleying. Australia Felix by Henry Handel Richardson

George Meredith He was for throwing the letter aside, shouting that he thanked his God he was unacquainted with anybody on earth with such an infernal list of names as that. The Adventures of Harry Richmond by George Meredith [1871]

T. E. Lawrence Abd el Kader flung raging out of the house and mounted, shouting that when he stamped his foot all Jebel Druse would rise on his side. Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T. E. Lawrence [1926]

G. K. Chesterton I had seen crowds before; and was quite prepared for their shouting or shoving. Autobiography by G. K. Chesterton [1936]

It was only a moment before Ko S’la and the others came up, shouting with glee. Burmese Days by George Orwell

Arthur Conan Doyle But I fixed my eyes upon the Prince, and tried to say just what I should have said if we had been alone, shouting it out, too, as though I had my regiment on parade. The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle [1896]

H. Rider Haggard On they stormed, shouting their war-cry, “Twala! Twala! Chiele! Chiele!” (Twala! Twala! Smite! Smite!) “Ignosi! Ignosi! Chiele! Chiele!” answered our people. King Solomon’s Mines by H. Rider Haggard

They came round the bend into the straight, and the usual storm of shouting went up. The Secret of the Sandhills by Arthur Gask [1921]

The boys early leave off scurrying in shouting bands down the lanes in the dusk. Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley [1913]

When we came up with his prau in the grey morning, he stood aft shouting to his men and fired this gun at us once. An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad [1896]

Willa Cather The German officer fired his revolver again as he went down, shouting in English, English with no foreign accent, “You swine, go back to Chicago!” Then he began choking with blood. One of Ours by Willa Cather [1922]

It was thronged with Red Guards, stumbling along on foot toward the revolutionary front, shouting and singing; and others, greyfaced and muddy, coming back. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

Mark Twain In five minutes the dead solitude and silence of the place were no more, and a begging, screeching, shouting mob were struggling about the horses’ feet and blocking the way. The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

Baldwin Spencer Then the dancers circled round the performers, shouting loudly “wha! wha!” while the latter moved around with them. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Sinclair Lewis From the bridge, they heard the captain shouting to the chief officer, up on the forecastle head, ‘Single up, fore and aft,’ and the bosun bellowing to the sailors, ‘Heave the gangway aboard. The Prodigal Parents by Sinclair Lewis

E. Phillips Oppenheim From one of the lower windows of a tall, narrow house exactly opposite, which had been raided a few minutes before by a shouting and yelling mob, came suddenly a terrifying spectacle. The Ostrekoff Jewels by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1932]

Edgar Rice Burroughs The fellow was shouting and waving his spear above his head. Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1912]

Richard Burton Lines of camels passed us every ten minutes, and the shouting of travellers continued till near dawn. Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Richard Burton

Kenneth Grahame Then, Ajax-like, shouting terribly, I issued from shelter and discharged my ammunition. Dream Days by Kenneth Grahame

Sometimes, instead of shouting revolutionary slogans he simply told the Fascists how much better we were fed than they were. Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell [1938]

Ford Madox Ford Even in that obscure street mobs went by, shouting and playing concertinas. Last Post by Ford Madox Ford [1928]

Bram Stoker Edgar was in a state of tumultuous excitement, shouting and yelling at the top of his voice and dancing about like a lunatic. The Lair of the White Worm by Bram Stoker [1911]

H. G. Wells It seemed to me even then that I heard Montgomery shouting for me to run for my life. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

The man stooped, and, taking the head by the hair, held it up before the onlookers, shouting as he did so, “God save the Queen!” 1. Elizabeth and Essex by Lytton Strachey [1928]

In the hall I heard a great noise, and also Lupin shouting to Sarah to fetch down his old hat. The Diary of a Nobody by George and Weedon Grossmith

Herman Melville The people, too — why, they are shouting now. The Bell-Tower by Herman Melville

George Gissing What matter if they exaggerate, or even lie? The simple, sober truth has no chance whatever of being listened to, and it’s only by volume of shouting that the ear of the public is held. New Grub Street by George Gissing [1891]

Edith Wharton Perhaps he had already forgotten the scene on the terrace; or perhaps he thought he had sufficiently witnessed for the Lord in shouting his insult to the muezzin. Here and Beyond by Edith Wharton [1926]

Anatole France Now M. Coignard had not got twenty yards away from the house when the other lackey, a tall fellow, with the limbs of a daddy-longlegs, ran after him, shouting for the guard. At the Sign of the Reine Pédauque by Anatole France

At every brae they came to (and there were many braes) the bodies played their malicious game, shouting remarks along the brake, to each other’s ears, to his comprehension. The House with the Green Shutters by George Douglas Brown [1901]

F. Scott Fitzgerald There were two tables, and a good proportion of the young wives were smoking and shouting their bets, and being very daringly mannish for those days. Tales of the Jazz Age by F. Scott Fitzgerald

H. G. Wells What are they after?” “Ssh! — they’re shouting something. When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells [1899]

Abraham Merri I heard my own voice shouting command to cease fighting, and at that shout abruptly all sound of battle close by was stilled. Dwellers in the Mirage by Abraham Merri

Then, when he appeared, it was obvious he was in a raging temper, for, giving Larose no time to speak, he thrust a newspaper into his hands and began shouting loudly. The Tragedy of the Silver Moon by Arthur Gask [1940]

D.H. Lawrence Then came again the furious shouting snarls, and the landlord’s mad voice: ‘Stop out, stop out there. Twilight in Italy by D.H. Lawrence [1916]

H. G. Wells A distant tumult of shouting began and ceased. The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells [1898]

Ford Madox Ford They all stood up and shouted: ‘McKechnie! Good old McKechnie!’ ‘Hurray McKechnie!’ ‘McKechnie!’ opening their mouths to the full extent and shouting with all their lungs. A Man Could Stand Up by Ford Madox Ford [1926]

Wilkie Collins Here were the superb gentlemen who were too weary to speak, when an Art was addressing them, shouting themselves hoarse with burst on burst of genuine applause. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

H. G. Wells He has got to shout down ninety-nine shouting fellow-citizens. Mankind in the Making by H. G. Wells [1903]

It was rather odd, and I looked across the field and towards the lane and the coppice, shouting out sturdily. Losing Lena by Ellen Wood [1868]

William Hope Hodgson Then I heard the Old Man shouting to Jaskett. “Be careful with that flare there!” he sung out. The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson

Olaf Stapledon Paul and his mates got stretchers and carried away those who were not dead, shouting instructions to one another, for the shelling continued. Last Men in London by Olaf Stapledon

H. G. Wells After about an hour I heard Montgomery shouting my name, far away to the north. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

Charles Dickens The sound of a voice, shouting below-stairs, woke him suddenly from the dream of his own distempered fancy. The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices by Charles Dickens [1857]

I sprang on the parapet and waved my hand to Stumm, shouting defiance. Greenmantle by John Buchan

I was on the point of shouting for Hamilton to get Wake to ring up Corps Headquarters, when I remembered that Wake was dead. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan [1919]

H. G. Wells He waved his arm again and pointed to the archway, shouting “Onward!” They were no longer marking time, they were marching; tramp, tramp, tramp, tramp. When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells [1899]

William Hope Hodgson Stubbins seemed to be shouting something definite; but whatever it was, I could not catch. The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson

Already men were banging and shouting outside; but Trenmore only chuckled. The Heads of Cerberus by Francis Stevens

H. G. Wells It shouts one down, if shouting is to carry it. A Modern Utopia by H. G. Wells [1905]

Jules Verne The friends of J. T. Maston had been all along in a state of much anxiety; but they were promptly reassured on hearing a jolly voice shouting a boisterous hurrah. From the Earth to the Moon by Jules Verne [1867]

Steele Rudd This afternoon, as Dad approached his dumb patient, he suddenly put down the bucket of water which he was carrying and ran, shouting angrily. On Our Selection by Steele Rudd

He was rolling down a mighty corridor, a kilometre wide, full of glorious, golden light, roaring with laughter and shouting out confessions at the top of his voice. Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell

H. G. Wells Outside the schools and the Universities. There the classical-clerical held on, the monkish bawling and shouting and beating. Babes In The Darkling Woods by H. G. Wells [1940]

Wilkie Collins Our guest!” reiterated the captain, shouting once more as if the tall lady was still fast asleep, in spite of the plain testimony of her own eyes to the contrary. No Name by Wilkie Collins [1862]

H.P. Lovecraft Then through the high mists he heard the voice of Barzai shouting wildly in delight: “I have heard the gods. The Other Gods by H.P. Lovecraft [1921]

Thomas Hardy A voice was shouting intermittently in a sort of human bark, which reminded Giles that there was a sale of trees and fagots that very day. The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

H. G. Wells The Hyena-swine ran beside me, keeping pace with me and glancing furtively at me out of his feline eyes, and the others came pattering and shouting behind us. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

George MacDonald And every time a star was dug up all the little angels dropped their tools and crowded about it, shouting and dancing and fluttering their wing-buds. At the Back of the North Wind by George MacDonald

H. G. Wells Far away on the left they saw the goatherd running and shouting and other armed goatherds appearing among the rocks. The Research Magnificent by H. G. Wells [1915]

The house was now surrounded with baying dogs and shouting men. The Cloister and the Hearth by Charles Reade

Delegates of the Army and the Baltic Fleet stood up all over the hall, shouting that the Soviet was their Government. . Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

Instantly, and as if by magic, all the shouting ceased. The Secret of the Garden by Arthur Gask [1924]

Walter Besant The fiddler, meantime, ran round the pair, shouting while he played; and the King, so far from feeling terror for his son, clapped his hands and applauded, as we all did. Dorothy Forster by Walter Besant [1884]

Thomas Hardy Accordingly, they bore away towards the town, shouting as they went, and in due course emerged upon the highway. The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

Rafael Sabatini He was the first to leap aboard the Dutchman, clad in mail and whirling his great scimitar, and his men poured after him shouting his name and that of Allah in a breath. The Sea Hawk by Rafael Sabatini

Arthur Conan Doyle The smoke and shouting were enough to shake nerves of steel. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1892]

William Makepeace Thackeray A young son of the house, on a white pony, was on the look-out, and great cheering and shouting took place among the young people as we came in sight. The Irish Sketch Book by William Makepeace Thackeray [1843]

I longed to break this silence as we shiver glass: by shouting the name of Eleanore through those gilded rooms and satin-draped vestibules. The Leavenworth Case by Anna Katharine Green

The shouting crew their ships with garlands bind, Invoke the sea gods, and invite the wind. The Aeneid by translated by John Dryden

Andrew Lang The king was greatly beloved by his people, and crowds lined the roads, shouting and waving their hats as the procession passed along. The Grey Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Wilkie Collins The hawkers were shouting proclamations of news in the neighboring square, with the second editions of the evening papers under their arms. The Dead Secret by Wilkie Collins [1857]

William Morris I can’t believe they can be worth much if they need all that shouting to sell them. Hopes and Fears for Art by William Morris [1882]

I was in a great flurry, expecting to hear Master shouting for me any moment. The Beachy Head Murder by Arthur Gask [1941]

George Gissing On all sides was the thud of blows, the indignant shouting of the few who desired to preserve order mingled with the clamour of those who combated. Demos by George Gissing [1886]

Anthony Hope But, curiously enough, every one of them hired a separate cab and drove off, laughing and shouting to one another as they went. Rupert of Hentzau by Anthony Hope

Anthony Trollope He gloried in the wet, shouting inwardly to himself that he in his misery was superior to all accidents of the weather. Ayala’s Angel by Anthony Trollope

Abraham Merri From those drums came the pealing of thunder, claps and shattering strokes of the bolt’s swift fall, and the shouting reverberations that follow it. Dwellers in the Mirage by Abraham Merri

The picnic had palled; and Tom, shouting rebukes, orders, and suggestions from behind a tree, showed by his dun-coloured skin that he had been dragged ignominiously through the freshly tilled soil. My Tropic Isle by E. J. Banfield

A second stone followed, very wide of the mark, and when David threatened pursuit, the idiot shuffled off, shouting filth over his shoulder. Witch Wood by John Buchan [1927]

Byron. “HELEN?” “Yes, Imogene.” “What noise is that? The people seem to be shouting down the street. Hand and Ring by Anna Katharine Green

H. G. Wells They went on shouting together. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

I could not refrain from shouting with the rest. Prester John by John Buchan

The others kept shouting that they’d got a nibble, but it was always a lie. Coming up for Air by George Orwell

Edith Wharton He smiled in advance to think how little his father’s shouting and booming would impress a man on his return from the Grand Tour . False Dawn by Edith Wharton

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Two men hung shouting to their bridles, while a third came rushing up the curved gravel path. The Doings of Raffles Haw by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle [1891]

Then C——n gave in return, “Viva la Republica Mexicana!” “Viva Bustamente!” and the shouting was tremendous. Life in Mexico by Frances Calderon de la Barca [1843]

There they go! Tumble them down the stairs! Tumble them down them! ‘I’ll set a dog to them an they come shouting their bawdy nonsense. Rogue Herries by Hugh Walpole [1930]

William Makepeace Thackeray Loll was straight before me, gesticulating and shouting to his men. Burlesques by William Makepeace Thackeray

Then you must wave your lantern frantically and you’ll lead the shouting as if you were very much afraid. The Master Spy by Arthur Gask [1936]

H. G. Wells He saw close at hand the black moustached man in yellow who had been among those who had greeted him in the public theatre, shouting directions. When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells [1899]

In my cover, where I lay panting like a hare, I could hear a deal of shouting and hard riding and an occasional shot. Four Days in Dixie by Ambrose Bierce [1888]

Boys ran up and down the length of the platform in the foggy gaslit darkness shouting Banbury cakes and newspapers. A Daughter of To-Day by Sara Jeannette Duncan [1894]

Ford Madox Ford The man with the eyeglass looked critically round the shouting room. A Man Could Stand Up by Ford Madox Ford [1926]

They bent down over her; shouting they tore her clothes from her. Rogue Herries by Hugh Walpole [1930]

H. G. Wells Mr. Catskill shouting directions, made for Cedar, followed by Penk and Mush and, a moment after by Hunker and Dupont. They clung to Cedar as hounds will cling to a boar. Men Like Gods by H. G. Wells [1923]

Ford Madox Ford Or not even shouting from the playground any more. A Man Could Stand Up by Ford Madox Ford [1926]

Abraham Merri Why, it was Evalie who was screaming! And Jim who was shouting at me! What was the matter with them? Evalie was facing me, arms outstretched. Dwellers in the Mirage by Abraham Merri

Walter Scott Amid the tumult was often heard the voices of the captains, shouting their commands; of leaders and chiefs, crying their gathering words; of groans and shrieks from the falling and the dying. The Abbot by Walter Scott [1820]

Arthur Conan Doyle There was a banner waving, and a shouting crowd of miners. The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle [1900]

And there was the way he said it too, for he spoke like a bishop, with fine, shouting words that I can’t remember now, and the months gone past. Demi-Gods by James Stephens

Rudyard Kipling And when the steps were deserted the Bad People withdrew, shouting and leaping, their aprons still round their necks, for good cloth is valuable property. From Sea to Sea by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

Charles Kingsley When a man suspects his own honesty, he is, of course, inclined to prove himself blameless by shouting the loudest against the dishonesty of others. The Poetry of Sacred and Legendary Art by Charles Kingsley

Rudyard Kipling Ah!” he lifted his head and listened to shouting and trampling outside. The Second Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling [1895]

Suddenly, she didn’t hear any shouting and opened her eyes. L’Assommoir by Émile Zola

D.H. Lawrence They became aware of the porters shouting loudly that the Waterloo train was to leave from another platform. The Trespasser by D.H. Lawrence

Morgan Robertson ON the first floor of the London Royal Exchange is a large apartment studded with desks, around and between which surges a hurrying, shouting crowd of brokers, clerks, and messengers. The Wreck of the Titan by Morgan Robertson

H. G. Wells Moreau, whip in hand, marshalled us all into an irregular line, and we advanced now slowly, shouting to one another as we advanced and tightening the cordon about our victim. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

Sinclair Lewis Already, with Roy steering the Mallard, they were headed for Apogee. A shouting crowd ran out from house and store. Selected Short Stories by Sinclair Lewis

Edgar Rice Burroughs Close behind the foremost Sagoth came others until a full dozen raced, shouting after the terror-stricken old man. Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1923]

Elizabeth Gaskell There was a sound of children’s feet running up the street from the river-side, shouting with excitement. Sylvia’s Lovers by Elizabeth Gaskell [1863]

Yet through the landing window we saw him charging diagonally across the square, shouting and gesticulating in his flight to the gathering crowd near the far corner. Mr. Justice Raffles by E. W. Hornung [1909]

The people, shouting with laughter, stove in the casks, and drank rum at 34° above proof, out of their hands, out of their hats, out of their boots. Some Experiences of an Irish R.M. by Somerville and Ross [1899]

H. G. Wells He shot into his cabin like a rabbit into its burrow, just in time to escape that shouting terror. The War in the Air by H. G. Wells [1908]

Rudyard Kipling Losson bought a parrot in the bazar, and put it into a little cage, and lowered the cage into the cool darkness of a well, and sat on the well-curb, shouting bad language down to the parrot. Soldiers Three by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

Menneville was at the head of this group, shouting louder than all the others, “To the fire! to the fire! Vive Colbert!” D’Artagnan began to comprehend what was meant. The Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas [1848-1850]

Flurry bore away to the left, shouting something that I did not understand. Some Experiences of an Irish R.M. by Somerville and Ross [1899]

H. Rider Haggard For an hour or more the shouting continued, then followed a silence broken only by the everlasting murmur of the waters without. The People of the Mist by H. Rider Haggard

George Meredith When she insisted on shouting ‘Matey! Matey!’ she was angrily spurned and silenced. Lord Ormont and his Aminta by George Meredith [1894]

William Hope Hodgson As we stepped out on deck, I heard the Second Mate shouting out, away aft, to know the whereabouts of the light. The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson

Baldwin Spencer On the edge of the bank the women stopped, turned round and ran back, shouting as they did so, to their camp. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Mastrovin was on his feet, shouting something to Rosenbaum, and pointing at the newcomer the pistol with which he had threatened Jaikie. The voice that spoke from the door was not Dedekind’s. The House of the Four Winds by John Buchan

I could feel rather than see them get busy on their mounts, and the noise and shouting of them behind me became gradually clearer. The Secret of the Sandhills by Arthur Gask [1921]

Edgar Rice Burroughs At last I heard Ja shouting to the survivors in the dugouts — they were all quite close to us now — offering them their lives if they would surrender. Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1923]

Walter Scott You call this education, do you not? Why ’tis the forced march of a herd of bullocks Before a shouting drover. The Monastery by Walter Scott [1820]

The wind grew boisterous, shouting among the splintered towers. The Worm Ouroboros by E. R. Eddison [1922]

Sir Richard Burton But, behold, there arose behind him a great noise of shouting and clattering of wood, whereat the bird took fright and flew away. The Arabian Nights' Entertainments by Sir Richard Burton

Robert Louis Stevenson Victory walked with him; he marched to crowns and empires among shouting followers; glory was his dress. Lay Morals by Robert Louis Stevenson

E. Phillips Oppenheim The men who have taken up their quarters in the outbuildings here are drinking and shouting and singing songs which have nothing to do with war or patriotism. The Ostrekoff Jewels by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1932]

H. G. Wells He wanted to exasperate me and start a shouting match. The Dream by H. G. Wells [1924]

With a blazing brand in his hand he strode around, shouting to me to come out — shouting to me, who was throwing earth on the body of a great leader. An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad [1896]

It will be a work of time, but those who have begun by crying out: Down with Mazarin! will finish by shouting out, Down with all the people I have mentioned, each in his turn. Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas [1845]

Abraham Merri And as the ship flashed out and at it a roar arose from its crowded decks, a shouting confused and clamorous, medley of wild commands — and filling all that clamor, bewilderment. The Ship of Ishtar by Abraham Merri

D. H. Lawrence The large blue sky shone against the window, and the birds were calling in the garden below, shouting to one another and making fun of life. The White Peacock by D. H. Lawrence

H. G. Wells He had been shouting because of a terrifying vision of Lord Horatio Bohun and his row of thumbscrews. The Holy Terror by H. G. Wells [1939]

Baldwin Spencer The main party went on shouting in suppressed tones “Wah! wah!” the men keeping time by beating the air with their spear-throwers, held as previously described, while the women followed behind. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Arthur Machen And shouting too; and rolling oaths that sounded like judgment. Holy Terrors by Arthur Machen

Abraham Merri When first I saw you, heard you shouting that you were Dwayanu, I took council with Yodin and Tibur. I thought you then from Sirk. Soon I knew that could not be. Dwellers in the Mirage by Abraham Merri

Henry Handel Richardson He behaved like a madman, stamping and shouting about the house, abusing her, and frightening the poor children out of their wits. Ultima Thule by Henry Handel Richardson

Soon he was wildly excited and shouting with laughter as the tiddly-winks climbed hopefully up the ladders and then came slithering down the snakes again, almost to the starting-point. Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell

Jules Verne The three travelers then jumped into their saddles, and set off, shouting “Au revoir!“ to their companions. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

It is like a crowd of people trying to make themselves heard by shouting each at the top of his voice. Literature and Life by William Dean Howells

John Lewis Burckhard The boys accompanied these orders with a shouting similar to that which is made in driving dogs away, and then beating my ass with the but-end of their lances, they drove him into the desert. Travels in Nubia by John Lewis Burckhard

Rudyard Kipling A wind went shouting down the street, and on the heels of the wind followed a spurt and rattle of rain. Traffics and Discoveries by Rudyard Kipling [1904]

Radclyffe Hall At the Puerto there were laughter, shouting and singing as the oxen wagons with their crates of bananas came grating and stumbling down to the wharf. The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe Hall

Oscar Wilde Poor dreadful Mr. Isaacs will be shouting ‘genius’ to his loafers at the bar. The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde [1891]

Charles Kingsley The tower is rocking with the pealing bells: the people are all in the streets shouting and singing round bonfires. Westward Ho! by Charles Kingsley

Bram Stoker He came in the train from Klausenburg, and the guard was told by the station master there that he rushed into the station shouting for a ticket for home. Dracula by Bram Stoker [1897]

Makola flitted by in the mist, shouting as he ran — “Steamer! Steamer! They can’t see. Tales of Unrest by Joseph Conrad [1898]

H. G. Wells Men on cycles, lean-faced, unkempt, scorched along every country lane shouting of unhoped deliverance, shouting to gaunt, staring figures of despair. The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells [1898]

Abraham Merri And I heard a man calling, shouting to me — and that voice I knew too. Dwellers in the Mirage by Abraham Merri

William Makepeace Thackeray This old Louis had solemnly ordained; but the Versailles clock was only set twice: there was no shouting of Vive le Roi when the successor of Louis XV. mounted to heaven to join his sainted family. The Paris Sketch Book by William Makepeace Thackeray [1840]

Andrew Lang To the surprise of all a noise was at this moment heard in a corner of the terrace, and Hassan himself appeared surrounded by slaves, clapping his hands and shouting with joy. The Grey Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Marjorie Bowen Two men went by shouting in the street. The Folding Doors by Marjorie Bowen

Rudyard Kipling Who’s the man that says that we’re all islands shouting lies to each other across seas of misunderstanding?’ ‘He’s right, whoever he is — except about the misunderstanding. The Light That Failed by Rudyard Kipling [1891]

Charles Stur His shouting had brought another black, who had stood afar off, watching the state of affairs, but who now approached. Narrative of an expedition into Central Australia by Charles Stur

H. G. Wells As he went along, he could hear the people shouting his name, and saw numberless men and women and children in blue come swarming up the staircases in the central path, gesticulating and shouting. When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells [1899]

The sun was not yet ten degrees above the eastern sea, but the brig was already close in and hove to, before they had launched the boat and sped, shouting at the oars, towards the passage. The Wrecker by Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne

Thomas Hughes They were furious, and East sat by laughing and shouting at each failure, “Two to one on the old magpie!” “We must try a pyramid,” said Tom at last. Tom Brown’s School Days by Thomas Hughes

Jack London Round and round the decks they went, Mugridge sick with fear, the sailors hallooing and shouting directions to one another, and the hunters bellowing encouragement and laughter. The Sea-Wolf by Jack London [1904]

G. K. Chesterton The temporary decline of theology had involved the neglect of philosophy and all fine thinking; and Bernard Shaw had to find shaky justifications in Schopenhauer for the sons of God shouting for joy. George Bernard Shaw by G. K. Chesterton [1909]

D. H. Lawrence Willy could hear the endless calling and shouting of men’s voices. The Prussian Officer and other stories by D. H. Lawrence

D. H. Lawrence Giuseppe ran alongside, holding Ciccio’s hand still; the women and children were crying and waving their handkerchiefs, the other men were shouting messages, making strange, eager gestures. The Lost Girl by D. H. Lawrence

Isabella Bird There was no shouting or crushing in the bazars, and in some cases men walked with me for some distance to show me the way, especially when I asked for the Khanum’s house. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan by Isabella Bird [1891]

Arnold Bennett As he came to Duck Square, he met a newspaper boy shouting shrilly and wearing the contents bill of a special edition of the “Signal” as an apron: “Duke of Clarence. More serious bulletin. Clayhanger by Arnold Bennett [1910]

But Morgan, hearing the roar of the flood and feeling the water rising higher threw his arms round both men, shouting exultingly. The Crowned Skull by Fergus Hume

H. G. Wells Henfrey stopped to discover this, but Hall and the two labourers from the Tap rushed at once to the corner, shouting incoherent things, and saw Mr. Marvel vanishing by the corner of the church wall. The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells [1897]

H. Rider Haggard Presently we heard a shouting outside, and stepping to the door, saw a line of damsels bearing milk and roasted mealies, and honey in a pot. King Solomon’s Mines by H. Rider Haggard

Guy de Maupassant They were walking arm-inarm, two and two, and formed a long procession, and were shouting furiously. La Maison Tellier by Guy de Maupassant [1881]

At headlong speed these mounted madmen shot past the spot where Byring had sat, and vanished round an angle of the road, shouting and firing their pistols. Can Such Things Be? by Ambrose Bierce [1893]

Arthur Conan Doyle I could hear the huntsman shouting his congratulations behind me. The Adventures of Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle [1903]

Arthur Conan Doyle But over at Josselin, yellow gorse-blossoms in their helmets, the victors were borne in on the shoulders of a shouting mob, amid the fanfare of trumpets and the beating of drums. Sir Nigel by Arthur Conan Doyle [1906]

William Makepeace Thackeray Itinerant merchants were shouting out lustily their commodities of segars and brandy, and the weather was so bitter cold, that they could not fail to find plenty of customers. The Second Funeral of Napoleon by William Makepeace Thackeray [1841]

Leon Trotsky People waited, shouting ‘Long live Trotsky.’ But Trotsky was nowhere to be seen. My Life by Leon Trotsky

H. G. Wells What’s it all about?” “Lemme go inside,” said Marvel, and shrieked aloud as a blow suddenly made the fastened door shiver and was followed by a hurried rapping and a shouting outside. The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells [1897]

Rudyard Kipling When I waked, my own spirit — not the strange, shouting thing — was back in my body, and I was like a cool bright stone on the shingle between the sea and the sunshine. Rewards and Fairies by Rudyard Kipling [1910]

D. H. Lawrence The students were shouting half-articulated words that tailed off in helpless explosions. Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence

Anthony Trollope To be seen standing up there, a martyr to the gout, but still shouting for Percycross, was enough for his purpose. Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope [1871]

H. G. Wells He emerged behind the corner, for I heard him shout, “Prendick!” Then he began to run after me, shouting things as he ran. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

E. Phillips Oppenheim Every one is shouting and shrieking now about an independent Poland, but as yet there has been no time for the people to have framed a definite policy. The Ostrekoff Jewels by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1932]

Somewhere in the distance shouting fell against the mirrors and died on the floor. Judith Paris by Hugh Walpole [1931]