• Shrieking Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shriek
• Shriek Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To utter sharply and shrilly; to utter in or with a shriek or shrieks.
- (n.) A sharp, shrill outcry or scream; a shrill wild cry such as is caused by sudden or extreme terror, pain, or the like.
- (v. i.) To utter a loud, sharp, shrill sound or cry, as do some birds and beasts; to scream, as in a sudden fright, in horror or anguish.