Thesaurus > Related Words: shriek

  Words related to shriek

Related / Similar Words: scream, screaming, shrieking, screech, screeching, shrill, pipe up, pipe

 

Definition:
  • 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 a shrill cry;

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    Hyponyms: yowl, caterwaul

     

    Derivational Morphology: squawk, screak, skreak, skreigh, screech, shrill, pipe up, pipe, shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squall, squeak, creak, shrilling, screeching, shrieking, screaming

     

    Anagrams: shrike

     

     
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