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    shriek

    shriek - Dictionary definition and meaning for word shriek

    Definition
    (noun) sharp piercing cry
    Example Sentence
    • her screaming attracted the neighbors
    Definition
    (noun) a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry
    Example Sentence
    • he ducked at the screechings of shells
    • he heard the scream of the brakes
    Definition
    (verb) utter a shrill cry
    Synonyms : pipe , pipe up , shrill
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