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shriek

Synonyms of shriek in English:

verb

  • 1 she shrieked with fear
    scream, screech, squeal, squawk, roar, howl, shout, yelp
    informal holler
  • noun

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  • 1 a shriek of laughter
    scream, screech, squeal, squawk, roar, howl, shout, yelp
    informal holler
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