Thesaurus / shrilly
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Kenly's bugles rang out again, palpably alarmed, shrilly insistent.

The Long RollMary Johnston

"I don't like," called out Alice shrilly, going straight on.

Mammon and Co.E. F. Benson

He sits down before the refusal of his mother and shrilly besieges it.

The Land of ContrastsJames Fullarton Muirhead

She did not hear the shrilly rejoinder that pursued her through the shut door.

Guy Deverell, v. 1 of 2Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

On and on, at a deadly pace, he rode, and shrilly rang out his awful cry.

The Johnstown HorrorJames Herbert Walker

When he reached the top floor he found a door open on a big room crowded with shrilly chattering people in florid clothes.

The Trail of the HawkSinclair Lewis

There was a confusion of husbands and wives between Emma and Cassius, but she mourned for him shrilly.

The Purple HeightsMarie Conway Oemler

All the women and children, packed into the240 tower, were shrilly lamenting the dead and were otherwise frantic.

Life on a Mediaeval BaronyWilliam Stearns Davis

Madame was gabbling volubly, but to me it was only a shrilly noise.

Uncle SilasJ. S. LeFanu

"And tell her that the fish was stale," said Seymour shrilly.

Dodo's DaughterE. F. Benson

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