Definition of exclamation:
- 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.
- A mark or sign by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked; thus [!]; - called also exclamation point.
- A word expressing outcry; an interjection; a word expressing passion, as wonder, fear, or grief.
voice (part of speech: noun)
The skipper, with a sharp exclamation,
leaned forward, staring at him.
- "Short Cruises", W.W. Jacobs.
Before I had time to finish an apology to Miss Cullen, the fellow was up on his feet, and came at me with an exclamation
- "The Great K. & A. Robbery", Paul Liechester Ford.
At the girl's dismayed exclamation,
Blake released his hold, and she found herself standing in a foot or more of mud and water.
- "Into the Primitive", Robert Ames Bennet.