scream at (someone or something)

(redirected from screamed at)

scream at (someone or something)

1. To shriek or shout loudly or fiercely at someone or something. The boss spent the whole meeting screaming at the marketing team for bungling the ad campaign so badly. Screaming at your computer isn't going to fix any of the issues you're having.
2. To attract someone's attention in an extremely conspicuous or jarring manner. The bright-yellow curtains scream at you as soon as you enter the room. The new computer simply screamed at me from the store shelves with its incredible design and the amazing graphics it was capable or producing.
See also: scream

scream at someone or something

to yell or screech at someone or something. Why are you screaming at me? Go scream at the dog, not me!
See also: scream
References in periodicals archive ?
"Arrrrrrrgh!!," he screamed at his bassist, blowing his mop-top.
Journalist Kate Mossman wanted to know why Lillian Adams, and other girls who came under the spell of Beatlemania in the early 1960s, screamed and screamed and screamed at the Fab Four: "I've got absolutely no idea, you just did," she said.
She screamed at this, that, and everything that moved.