Definition of 'shrieking'
See also: shriek
- sharp piercing cry; "her screaming attracted the neighbors"
Synonyms: scream screaming shriek screech screeching
- a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry; "he ducked at the screechings of shells"; "he heard the scream of the brakes"
Synonyms: screech screeching shriek scream screaming
- loud and sustained; shrill and piercing; "hordes of screaming fans"; "a screaming jet plane"; "a screaming fury of sound"; "a screeching parrot"; "screeching brakes"; "a horde of shrieking fans"; "shrieking winds"
Synonyms: screaming screeching