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shriek

synonym (synonym of shriek)

hypernym (shriek IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry (noun.event)
    sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound) (noun.event)
     
  • sharp piercing cry (noun.communication)
    a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition (noun.communication)
     
  • utter a shrill cry (verb.communication)
    utter a sudden loud cry (verb.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF shriek relation)

  • (verb.communication)
    utter shrieks, as of cats (verb.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from shriek)

synonym hypernym hyponym derivation scream screaming screech screeching pipe pipe up call cry outcry noise holler hollo caterwaul yowl call cry pipe pipe up screak screech

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