What does screaming mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scream, screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screeching(noun)

    sharp piercing cry

    "her screaming attracted the neighbors"

  2. screech, screeching, shriek, shrieking, scream, screaming(adj)

    a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry

    "he ducked at the screechings of shells"; "he heard the scream of the brakes"

  3. screaming(a)(adj)

    so extremely intense as to evoke screams

    "in screaming agony"; "a screaming rage"

  4. screaming(a)(adj)

    resembling a scream in effect

    "screaming headlines"; "screaming colors and designs"

  5. hilarious, screaming(a), uproarious(adj)

    marked by or causing boisterous merriment or convulsive laughter

    "hilarious broad comedy"; "a screaming farce"; "uproarious stories"

Wiktionary

  1. screaming(Adjective)

    Loud, sharp, and piercing to the ear.

  2. screaming(Adjective)

    Obvious; distinct.

  3. screaming(Adjective)

    Effeminate, flamboyant or otherwise obviously gay.

    Did you see that guy at the bar? Screaming!

Webster Dictionary

  1. Screaming

    of Scream

  2. Screaming(adj)

    uttering screams; shrieking

  3. Screaming(adj)

    having the nature of a scream; like a scream; shrill; sharp

Freebase

  1. Screaming

    Screaming is a vocal technique that is most popular in subgenres of heavy metal, and is also used in some genres of punk and industrial. While intensity, pitch, and characteristics vary from vocalist to vocalist, screamed vocals generally accompany heavy music, and are associated with more aggressive musical themes or styles.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of screaming in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of screaming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of screaming in a Sentence

  1. Officer Fanone:

    Some guys started getting ahold of my gun and they were screaming out, ‘ Kill him with his own gun, ’.

  2. Jamie Oliver:

    Gordon will do anything to try and take the piss out of me because he is deeply jealous and can't quite work out why I do what I do and why he can't do that, he is too busy shouting and screaming and making our industry look like a bunch of shouters and screamers.

  3. Donald Trump:

    In their quest for power, The Democrats have turned into an angry mob, you saw that today with the screaming and the shouting, not from the 200 people or less -- you know what ? Those people, they couldn't fit in the front row.

  4. Christina Keller:

    Two weeks after the incident, Bud started going into rants I couldn’t explain. Screaming, yelling and always ending with ‘don’t f---ing shoot,’ i believe with all my heart those are pretty close to the last words of Marty.

  5. Tatyana Kasatkina:

    People starting getting out of their seats and making for the exit while the jet was still traveling at high speed, they were phoning relatives, screaming that the plane was burning and falling.

Images & Illustrations of screaming

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