Pronunciation of Screech
/skɹˈiːt͡ʃ/, /skɹˈiːtʃ/, /s_k_ɹ_ˈiː_tʃ/
Synonyms for screech:
yell, owl, swoosh, swish, crash around.
Usage examples for screech:
- He scarcely heard the wavering cry of a screech- owl that followed hard upon the remembered notes. - "Judith of the Cumberlands", Alice MacGowan.
- When Flea lifted her embarrassed gaze to the strangers, she saw the same face that had peered at her over Horace's shoulder at the Dryden fair, the face to which Screech Owl had made her silent appeal. - "From the Valley of the Missing", Grace Miller White.