Synonyms for squeal
- scream bloody murder
Antonyms for squeal
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SQUEAL
There came a squeal of amazement from Aggie, a start of incredulity from Garson.
When I squeal, Andy, it'll be when there's nothing but the voice left.
I'll not be trapped this way by her and let her off without a squeal.
My friend, you get your hands on him, and I'll squeal on him till I'm blue in the face.
She did not squeal nor shudder, but sat regarding it with gentle pride.
London might squeal for reprisals, but Boveyhayne never squealed.
There was a squeal, and Mr. Green rolled forward into the room.
Suddenly his breath exploded in what was almost a squeal of delight.
If you squeal, I'm gain' to take yours once—and that'll be enough.
It seemed something between the squeal of a pig and the cry of a child.
c.1300, probably of imitative origin, similar to Old Norse skvala "to cry out" (see squall (v.)). The sense of "inform on another" is first recorded 1865. The noun is attested from 1747.