Shriek Synonyms and Antonyms

shrēk

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Synonyms for Shriek

A shrill, high-pitched, harsh shriek or sound
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A long, loud, piercing cry or sound.
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To utter with a shout; to cry; -- sometimes with out; as, to shout, or to shout out, a man's name.
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To utter shrilly
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Squeal is to make a high-pitched scream.
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A long, loud, wailing cry of a wolf, dog, etc.
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To utter a harsh scream; screech.
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sharp piercing cry
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A sound that shrieks.
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The act of producing a screech.
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(Rare) To call, awaken, or summon, as with a musical instrument.
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A screech or creak
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To utter or express with a loud cry.
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To sound loudly and stridently:
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Pipe is defined as to move a substance through a hollow cylinder, or to make sound by blowing on a wind instrument with a hollow tube.
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Antonyms for Shriek

Soft speech produced without using the full voice.
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To speak in a hesitant, thin, high-pitched voice.
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A deep and prolonged audible inspiration or respiration of air, as when fatigued, frustrated, grieved, or relieved; the act of sighing.
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Words Related to Shriek

Words shouted or screamed.
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(Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
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Plural form of sound
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