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squeal

Synonyms and Antonyms of squeal

1 to give information (as to the authorities) about anotherʼs improper or unlawful activities

  • that stool pigeon squealed to the police about the whole smuggling operation
Synonyms of squeal

fink, grass (on) [British slang], inform, rat (on), sing, snitch, split (on) [British], squeak, talk, tell (on)

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Phrases Synonymous with squeal

drop a dime (on)

2 to cry out loudly and emotionally

  • the child squealed with frustration
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3 to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely

  • hoped that a DVD player in the backseat would keep the kids from squealing about long car rides
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kick up a fuss

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