Definitions For Shrieking


  • Sharp piercing cry
  • A high-pitched noise resembling a human cry
  • A loud, high-pitched cry or sound


  • To make a loud, high-pitched cry
  • To say (something) in a loud, high-pitched voice

Is Shrieking a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Shrieking is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shrieking in a Sentence

  • The birds were shrieking in the trees.
  • She shrieked when she saw a mouse.
  • The shriek of the train's brakes

Synonyms for Shrieking

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