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

Translation of squeal in French:


  • (of animal, person)
    cri (m) aigu
    (of brakes)
    (of tyres)
    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
    (inform) to squeal on somebody
    balancer (informal) quelqu'un
    someone squealed to the police!
    quelqu'un nous a balancés (informal) à la police!

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