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 Shriekings a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends NO
Scrabble US NO
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary NO

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Shrieking is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 19 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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