how to pronounce catcall

/ˈkætˌkɔːl/

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catcall is pronounced in two syllables

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kætkɔːl

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An example use of catcall in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and they like to catcall they might make …”

meanings of catcall

noun:

  1. In the Eiffel programming language, a run-time error caused by use of the wrong data type.
  2. A shout or whistle expressing dislike, especially from a crowd or audience; a jeer, a boo.
  3. A whistle blown by a theatre-goer to express disapproval.
  4. A shout, whistle, or comment of a sexual nature, usually made toward a passing woman.

verb:

  1. To make such an exclamation.

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