adjective (squawkier, squawkiest)
(Of a voice) loud and harsh: their voices are high and birdlike and squawky
More example sentences
- The galah is another of Australia's many parrots, and its reputation for being not only squawky but also not very bright, gave rise to the Oz slang term for a fool.
- Much of their previous work was either bouncy, drum filled, squawky pop-mania, or simple protracted acoustic meanderings.
- As a gawky, squawky teenager with no friends, desperate to distance herself from her parents, she took a part-time job in a library.