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shrieks

verb
present tense third-person singular of shriek

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to cry out loudly and emotionally
  • the children shrieked with excitement

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shrieks

noun
plural of shriek

Synonyms & Antonyms of shrieks (Entry 2 of 2)

as in screams, squeals

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“Shrieks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shrieks. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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