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British English: /ʃriːk/
American English: /ʃrik/

Translation of shriek in German:


  • 1 (shrill cry)
    [Auf]schrei Mask.
    give a shriek give a shriek of horror/fear etc.
    einen Schrei des Entsetzens/der Angst usw. ausstoßen
    there were shrieks of laughter from the children
    die Kinder kreischten vor Lachen
  • 2 (high-pitched sound)
    Kreischen Neutr.

intransitive verb

  • 1 (give shrill cry) shriek with horror/fear etc.
    vor Entsetzen/Angst usw. [auf]schreien
    shriek [with laughter]
    vor Lachen kreischen

transitive verb

Phrasal verbs

shriek out

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