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British English: /skwiːl/
American English: /skwil/

Translation of squeal in French:


  • (of animal, person) cri (m) aigu
    (of brakes) grincement (m)
    (of tyres) crissement (m)
    a squeal of pain/excitement
    un cri aigu de douleur/d'excitation
    squeals of laughter
    des rires perçants
    to give ou let out a squeal
    pousser un cri aigu

transitive verb

  • ‘let go!’ she squealed
    ‘lâche-moi!’ cria-t-elle d'une voix perçante

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (person, animal)
    pousser des cris aigus (in, with de)
    to squeal with delight
    pousser des cris de joie
    to squeal with laughter
    rire d'une voix aiguë
  • 2 [informal] (inform)
    cafarder [informal]
    vendre la mèche [informal]
    to squeal on somebody
    balancer quelqu'un [informal]
    someone squealed to the police!
    quelqu'un nous a balancés à la police! [informal]
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