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1. shriek

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We found 33 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word shriek:
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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. shriek: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. shriek: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. shriek: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. shriek: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. shriek: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. shriek, shriek: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Shriek, shriek: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. shriek: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. shriek: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. shriek: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. shriek: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. shriek: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. shriek: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. shriek (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. shriek: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. shriek: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Shriek (Wye Oak album), Shriek (character), Shriek (comics), Shriek, The Shriek: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Shriek: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. shriek: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. shriek: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. shriek: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. shriek: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. shriek: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. shriek: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. shriek: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. shriek: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. shriek: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. shriek: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. shriek: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shriek: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. SHRIEK: Ka-BOOM! Comicbook Words on Historical Principles [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (shriek)

noun:  sharp piercing cry
noun:  a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry
verb:  utter a shrill cry

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Phrases that include shriek:   shriek owls, blitzkrieg shriek, hide and go shriek, you shriek more...

Words similar to shriek:   pipe, scream, screaming, screech, screeching, shreiking, shrieked, shrieking, shrill, pipe up, more...

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