What is another word for shrieking?

121 synonyms found


[ ʃɹˈiːkɪŋ], [ ʃɹˈiːkɪŋ], [ ʃ_ɹ_ˈiː_k_ɪ_ŋ]

How to use "Shrieking" in context?

There are few things as frightening as hearing someone scream. In fact, the sound of a person screaming can cause an array of reactions in individuals, ranging from mild anxiety to outright terror. What is it about the sound of a person screaming that makes it so terrifying? The key component may be the sound's intensity. When a scream is sustained and loud, it packs a lot of punch and can be intensely terrifying. And, of course, the scream's unexpectedness can also be a major turnoff.

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