Definition of Shrieked

1. Adjective. Uttered in a shrill scream as of pain or terror.

Participles: Shriek



Definition of Shrieked

1. Verb. (past of shriek) ¹

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Definition of Shrieked

1. shriek [v] - See also: shriek

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shrieked

shrewed
shrewing
shrewish
shrewishly
shrewishness
shrewishnesses
shrewlike
shrewmice
shrewmouse
shrews
shri
shriech
shrieched
shrieches
shriek
shrieked (current term)
shrieker
shriekers
shriekfest
shriekfests
shriekier
shriekiest
shrieking
shrieking(a)
shriekingly
shriekings
shriekling
shrieklings
shrieks
shriekt

Literary usage of Shrieked

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1. The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini (1910)
"Ascanio shrieked out: "Mercy, my father; save me," and wanted to throw himself upon my neck. Accordingly, I laid hand to my little dagger, and told them to ..."

2. The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini (1910)
"Just at that moment a great wave broke over the boat. Ascanio shrieked out: " Mercy, my father; save me," and wanted to throw himself upon my neck. ..."

3. Miscellanies by William Makepeace Thackeray (1877)
"It was Mrs. Berry, and when Cutler and I saw her, we both ran away as fast as our legs could carry CM. Berry, at this, shrieked with a wild laughter. ..."

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