Translation of shriek in Spanish:
- grito (masculine), chillido (masculine) to let out a shriek dar* or pegar* un grito or chillido a shriek of pain un grito or alarido de dolor a shriek of delight/terror un grito or chillido de placer/terror the shriek of a train whistle el agudo pitido de un tren with a shriek of tires con un chirrido de neumáticos we could hear shrieks of laughter oíamos risotadasExample sentences
- All the shrieks and screams inside sound like wind from the outside.
- The boy started to scream, not a yell of pain but a high-pitched shriek of panic that reminded me of a rabbit's death throes, which reminded me that I was hungry.
- Now maybe it'll go away - It let out a high-pitched shriek and Robyn screamed, now fully awake.
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
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