screak

verb
\ ˈskrēk \
screaked; screaking; screaks

Definition of screak 

intransitive verb

: to make a harsh shrill noise : screech

Other words from screak

screak noun
screaky \ˈskrē-kē \ adjective

First Known Use of screak

circa 1500, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for screak

of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse skrækja to screech

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