screeching

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

screech·ing

adjective \ˈskrē-chiŋ\

Definition of SCREECHING

:  abrupt, sudden <her career came to a screeching halt>

Examples of SCREECHING

  1. <the screeching blast of the factory whistle hurt my ears>

First Known Use of SCREECHING

1953

Rhymes with SCREECHING

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