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noun as in shriek

verb as in scream

verb as in squeak

verb as in squeal

verb as in trill

Strong matches

Weak matches

verb as in screech

Strongest matches

Strong matches

verb as in holler


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Example Sentences

It formed, as it were, a penumbra of fine shrilling, and could be heard for many streets in advance.

So he stood under the balcony and tried not to listen to the shrilling of the box as he studied the strip of alley.

The wind was rising and shrilling louder and louder, and the sky was now of midnight blackness.

The gangplank swung out as I stepped on the deck, the air shrilling with the chirp of whistles and the creak of pulleys.

Hardly were the words out than the bird rose, shrilling forth his loud, alarmed cackle.

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On this page you'll find 256 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to shrilling, such as: howl, screech, squawk, squeal, wail, and whoop.

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