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  1. squeaky wheel(Noun)

    A complainer; one who speaks out when there are problems. Often used pejoratively.

  2. squeaky wheel(Noun)

    Of several problems, the most apparent or the most urgent.

  3. Origin: From the proverb "the squeaky wheel gets the grease".


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