Synonyms of shriek in English:

shriek

verb

  • she shrieked with laughter
    scream, screech, squeal, squawk, roar, howl, bellow, bawl, shout, yell, cry, cry out, call, call out, call at the top of one's voice, clamour, bay, cheer, yawp, yelp, squall, caterwaul, whoop, wail;
    raise one's voice
    North American informal holler
    [Antonyms] sigh, whisper
  • noun

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  • a shriek of laughter
    North American informal holler
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