scream at (someone or something)

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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 classic literature ?
Doors were opened and shut and there were hurrying feet in the corridors and some one was crying and screaming at the same time, screaming and crying in a horrible way.
As the hours passed by, he can be seen running up and down the aisle and screaming at the top of his lungs, making it all the more difficult for the passengers to experience a comfortable flight.
"So when there's 16,000 people screaming at you while you're trying to talk, I get it." But he said Bieber was wrong to scold his fans: "You've got to do it with humour or you don't do it at all."
Neighbour Carol Clemence said she had been in bed reading, while her son was asleep, when they were disturbed by screaming at about midnight.
It would take 6,000 screams to generate enough energy to light one 60w lightbulb, or 2,000 kids screaming at once to light a 100w lightbulb.
It must of course be decided whether the pope is screaming at something whether there is an object-or whether, like the screams of the damned and the tortured, he cannot help screaming because of unendurable pain.