scream - definition and synonyms

 
noun [countable] 

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/skriːm/
singularscream
pluralscreams
  1. 1

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    a loud high noise that you make because you are hurt, frightened, or excited

    He heard screams coming from the hotel lobby.

    give/let out a scream:

    She gave a little scream of delight.

  2. 2
    a very loud high noise

    the noise of the gunshot and the scream of the tyres

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