Thesaurus / screech
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The very suggestion of locking up books to prevent their being carried away hurts like the screech of a pencil upon a slate.

The Patient ObserverSimeon Strunsky

"Maybe it will teach you not to screech at people," Grumpy told him.

The Tale of Grumpy WeaselArthur Scott Bailey

I've been back a week now, and even the screech of the L trains sounds good.

Shorty McCabeSewell Ford

All of a sudden there come up a gust, and he gave a screech and stood right up and called for help, 'way out there to sea.

Its tremulous, quavering cry is not a screech at all, and has an attraction of its own.

She flung herself into a chair and burst into a screech of laughter which even to her own ears sounded strange.

To see the men in the trenches and hear the screech of the shells at the very front was thrilling, indeed.

The screech of the buoy, recurring regularly, set their ears ringing.

Jim Spurling, FishermanAlbert Walter Tolman

But screech owels an jay birds an er heap mo sides chicken roosters is got speerets in em in dese days too.

Bypaths in DixieSarah Johnson Cocke

Then the screech sounded again and the boy and girl clung together while the sound echoed through the lonesome timber.

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