Examples of screeching in a Sentence
the screeching blast of the factory whistle hurt my ears
Recent Examples of screeching from the Web
But Morris’ ascension as one of Bloom’s long line of elite jumpers came to a screeching halt early in 2017 when she was diagnosed with a hip labrum tear.
Its presentation coincides with the 50th anniversary of the tumultuous events in France of May 1968, when Godard and his fellow revolutionaries brought that year's Cannes festival to a screeching halt.
Did a few punchlines about Taylor Swift bring Donald Glover’s animated Deadpool series to a screeching halt?
Auburn's historic season came to a screeching halt on Sunday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, but Bruce Pearl is set to cash in on the Tigers' memorable year.
Danica Patrick's final race in NASCAR came to a screeching halt.
Smoke filled the air as the chase came to a screeching halt on Nunn Drive at NKU.
The next night, a federal judge’s ruling brought the entry ban to a screeching halt.
And when guys get on base, the game comes to a screeching halt.
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