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Aloud is sometimes a misspelling of allowed.

The word aloud is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the adjective aloud

What does aloud mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. Spoken out loud.

Definition of the adverb aloud

What does aloud mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. using the voice; not silently
    • example: please read the passage aloud
    • synonym of aloud: out loud
  2. with relatively high volume
    • example: cried aloud for help
    • synonyms of aloud: loud / loudly

Alternative definition of the adverb aloud


  1. With a loud voice, or great noise; loudly; audibly.
  2. Audibly, as opposed to silent, as in speaking aloud rather than thinking thoughts privately.


Aloud is an American, Boston-based indie rock band known for its songwriting and vocal prowess as well as using a two lead singer approach.


  1. "Aloud" is a musical album of Aloud.
    • released in (12 years ago)
  2. "Aloud" is a musical album of Jomi Massage.
    • released on (11 years ago)


"Aloud" is a book written by Nicole Blackman.

  • also known as "Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe", Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe
  • released in (22 years ago)
  • award: - American Book Awards, received by Nicole Blackman


"Aloud" is a 1983 short film directed by Don McWilliams.

  • also known as Aloud Bagatelle, Bagatelle
  • country: Canada
  • language: English Language
  • released in (33 years ago)

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aloud

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Primary Education (2009)

by Denis Hayes

See also: brain function, imagination, listening, literacy, oracy, poetry, reading, speech, stories Reading aloud is beneficial for both...

Importantly, reading aloud assists children in developing essential language skills that help them to become ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Research Methodology and Statistics in Applied Linguistics (2013)

by Hossein Tavakoli

Typically when researchers talk about verbal reporting they usually imply two specific techniques: think-aloud protocol and retrospective protocol (sometimes called stimulated recall), differentiated by when the data is collected. In a think- aloud ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Performance and Contemporary Theatre (2016)

by Patrice Pavis

ALOUD. ÉCRITURE À HAUTE VOIX, LAUTE SCHRIFT, ESCRITURA EN VOZ ALTA Roland Barthes, to whom we owe this expression and this definition of textual pleasure, proposes this name for the bodily part of the voice, not its ...

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Quotes about Aloud

The real satisfaction which praise can afford, is when what is repeated aloud agrees with the whispers of conscience, by showing us that we have not endeavored to deserve well in vain. (Samuel Johnson)
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Scrabble value of A1L1O1U1D2

The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of ALOUD

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