What does screeching mean?

Definitions for screeching
screech·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry

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

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

    sharp piercing cry

    "her screaming attracted the neighbors"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Screeching

    of Screech

How to pronounce screeching?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say screeching in sign language?

  1. screeching

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of screeching in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of screeching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of screeching in a Sentence

  1. Norbert Hardtke:

    We were told to bring everything to a screeching halt.

  2. Amar Nath:

    The train came to a screeching halt and I thought that it may have hit something.

  3. Brian Hoops:

    (The accelerated planting pace) is coming to a screeching halt with possible and probably delays.

  4. Heather McGowan:

    The foundational knowledge of the future is your own ability to learn and adapt, because if you don't your career will come to a screeching halt after a couple of years.

  5. Eric McDavid:

    And right then, there must have been around nine vehicles pull up screeching, doors opening before vehicles even stop. I got a Suburban about 15 yards off to my right, Ninja turtles jumping out, AR15s, everything, and I just go, 'Oh, that's what that was.'.

Images & Illustrations of screeching

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