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scream

 
 
pronunciation:
skrim
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: screams, screaming, screamed
definition 1: to make a shrill, loud cry or sound.
The girl screamed in fear.The wheels screamed on the pavement as the car sped away.
synonyms:
screech, shriek, squeal
similar words:
cry, holler, shout, squawk, wail, yell, yelp, yowl
definition 2: to speak or shout in a shrill, harsh, or angry tone.
The mean boss is always screaming at the workers.
synonyms:
shriek, yell
similar words:
holler, screech, shout
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a shrill, loud cry or sound.
I let out a scream when I saw the lion.
synonyms:
screech, shriek, squeal, yell
similar words:
blast
definition 2: (informal) someone or something that is very funny.
She is a scream at parties.
synonyms:
riot
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