Pronunciation of Screeching
/skɹˈiːt͡ʃɪŋ/, /skɹˈiːtʃɪŋ/, /s_k_ɹ_ˈiː_tʃ_ɪ_ŋ/
Synonyms for screeching:
Other synonyms and related words:
shrieking, shrill, whining, screaming, scraping, jarring, whistling, scratching, ear-piercing, penetrating, raucous, creaky, harsh, cutting, rasping, Caterwauling, grating, acute, strident, squeaky, high-pitched, piercing, squealing, reedy, hoarse, jangling, treble.
Usage examples for screeching:
- When this passed I saw that the walls of the large room were covered from top to bottom with cages, some of them full of wonderful or beautiful birds, and others full of evil- faced, screeching monkeys. - "Aylwin", Theodore Watts-Dunton.
- I went out of the room, screeching to Joseph in the hall, and master came in from outside the front door, where he was waiting, all peaceful and ignorant, for his pipe, little thinking what there was so close to him. - "Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles", Mrs. Henry Wood.