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noun as in outcry

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noun as in person or thing that is very funny

verb as in cry out


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But what about the screams, the salty puddles, and big empty packages of frozen fish lying on the ground outside the fence?

Visitors to the sea park reported hearing “horrifying screams” and loud sounds of splashing water.

Her screams attracted attention, awakening one man who lived on the seventh floor of a nine-story building across the street.

If the crowd started to audibly sing one of his songs, he would lose track of the vocal and launch into screams of encouragement.

But the crown itself (or headband or cluster of buds) screams disingenuous.

The injured and indignant animal gave vent to a succession of eldritch screams.

In that case, the man she had seen might have been the ghost who with his mysterious knocks and screams had frightened them.

She had started forward, grasping around her wildly, uttering a series of rising screams.

Never shall I forget the scene which met my eyes, when we reached the place from whence the screams proceeded.

With screams of joy the guard began dancing about me and the older men danced around the Dales.

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On this page you'll find 50 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to screams, such as: yelp, wail, cry, screech, shriek, and howl.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.