Part of speech:
A long, loud, piercing cry or sound.
The definition of a shriek is a high-pitched scream or cry often made when angry, scared or in pain.
Loud and boisterous, as laughter
A shrill, high-pitched, harsh shriek or sound
A brief, sudden, violent windstorm, often accompanied by rain or snow. A squall is said to occur if a wind having a sustained speed of 40 km (25 mi) per hour lasts at least 1 minute and then decreases rapidly.
To call out one or more words
To declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee:
To call loudly; shout.
(Internet) To post a text message (for example, email) in upper case.
To make a shrill, howling sound like that of a cat at rutting time; screech; wail
To say or utter with a yowl.
To cry out in mourning or lamentation
(Intransitive) To cry out with vehemence; to exclaim; to bawl; to clamor.
To utter in a shrill manner; scream.
To cry aloud; to proclaim loudly.
To utter in a loud, powerful voice.
Blare means to make a loud sound.
To bestow; to confer.
Find another word for screaming. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for screaming, like: yelling, screeching, squealing, shrieking, scream, shriek, uproarious, screech, hilarious, squalling and hollering.