creak - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive] 

Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

/kriːk/
present tense
I/you/we/theycreak
he/she/itcreaks
present participlecreaking
past tensecreaked
past participlecreaked
  1. 1

    Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

    if something creaks, especially something wooden, it makes a high noise when it moves or when you put weight on it

    The chair creaked as she sat down.

     Synonyms and related words