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  Words related to scream

Related / Similar Words: belly laugh, sidesplitter, howler, thigh-slapper, wow, riot, screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screeching, yell, shout, shout out, cry, call, holler, hollo, squall

 

Definition:
  • a joke that seems extremely funny;
  • sharp piercing cry; "her screaming attracted the neighbors";
  • a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry; "he ducked at the screechings of shells"; "he heard the scream of the brakes";
  • utter or declare in a very loud voice; "You don''t have to yell--I can hear you just fine";
  • utter a sudden loud cry; "she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle"; "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn''t hear me";
  • make a loud, piercing sound; "Fighter planes are screaming through the skies";

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    See Also: call out, exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, shout

     

    Hyponyms: hollo, hurrah, halloo, whoop, shriek, shrill, pipe up, pipe, howl, ululate, wail, roar, yawl, squawk, screak, skreak, skreigh, screech

     

    Grouped Verbs: call, exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, call out, shout

     

    Derivational Morphology: roar, howl, squawk, screak, skreak, skreigh, screech, shriek, shrill, pipe up, pipe, shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, holler, hollo, squall, squeak, creak, screamer, outcry, vociferation, roarer, bawler, bellower, screecher, shouter, yeller, bellow, bellowing, holla, hollering, holloa, roaring, yowl, screaming, shrieking, screeching, yelling, shouting

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 尖叫   Dutch: schreeuwen  
    Finnish: huutaa   French: crier  
    German: schreien   Hungarian: kiálta  
    Italian: gridare   Japanese: 悲鳴  
    Korean: 소리지르다   Norwegian: skrike  
    Portuguese: gritar   Russian: кричать  
    Spanish: gritar   Swedish: skrika  
     
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