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screaming

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of screaming

  1. 1 arousing a strong and usually superficial interest or emotional reaction screaming headlines about the latest showbiz scandal Synonyms of screaming catchpenny, gee-whiz, lurid, sensational, sensationalist, sensationalisticWords Related to screaming catchy; colorful, juicy, racy, suggestive; dramatic, histrionic, melodramatic, theatrical (also theatric); coarse, vulgar; gory, shockingNear Antonyms of screaming innocuous, inoffensive, tame; dignified, formal, proper, restrainedAntonyms of screaming nonsensational

  2. 2 causing or intended to cause laughter a screaming picture of everyone making silly faces Synonyms of screaming antic, chucklesome, comedic, comic, comical, droll, farcical, hilarious, humoristic, humorous, hysterical (also hysteric), killing, laughable, ludicrous, ridiculous, riotous, risible, funny, sidesplitting, uproariousWords Related to screaming amusing, diverting, entertaining; clownish, knockabout, slapstick, slapsticky, zany; facetious, flip, flippant, pert, smart, smart-aleck, smart-alecky, snickery; jocular, playful, waggish; campy, jokey (also joky); priceless, rich, whimsical, witty, wry; blithesome, gleeful, jocose, jocund, jolly, jovial, laughing, mad, merry, mirthfulNear Antonyms of screaming earnest, grave, no-nonsense, sedate, serious, severe, sober, sobersided, solemn, somber (or sombre), staid, unsmiling, weighty; affecting, moving, poignant, touching, tragic (also tragical); lachrymose, mournful, sad, sorrowful, tearful, woefulAntonyms of screaming humorless, lame, unamusing, uncomic, unfunny, unhumorous, unhysterical



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