adjective (squawkier, squawkiest)
(Of a voice) loud and harsh: their voices are high and birdlike and squawky
More example sentences
- His sax playing is rough, squawky and vocalised.
- The playing is very, very sloppy, but that only seems to make the song even more fun, and the squawky sax at the end is less intrusive and irritating than "Oh Bondage".
- Rather than have a recording of an actual dolphin, the Byrds decided to simply mimic the clicky, squawky noise with one of those new-fangled synthesisers.
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