scream (something) from the rooftops

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scream (something) from the rooftops

To share some news or information publicly and with as many people as possible. I was ready to scream from the rooftops that we'd be having a baby, but my wife wanted to wait for a while before we made the news public. I know you want to scream it from the rooftops that you came in first in your class, but you should think about how it might make the other students feel and have a bit of modesty about it.
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And this is what we have heard screamed from the rooftops for the past forty years and we have all scrambled to adjust and accommodate and panic, especially in political and academic circles.
Body language from the players, particularly in the latter half of last season, screamed from the rooftops that he had lost the dressing room.
For once those in the medical profession could have banged the drum and screamed from the rooftops about the inadequacy of a divisive and unfair system.
Campaigners have screamed from the rooftops about the proposals and it can only be hoped that if Wirral, as expected, nods it through, there will be a more robust response if and when the scheme falls on a desk in Whitehall.
The daughter of Rainbow Quest is being screamed from the rooftops at Arundel, and can make a winning debut at the Esher track before going on to better things.
Susan added: "I screamed from the rooftops to social workers to take Keith off the streets, but they didn't.