Definitions For Shrill


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


  • Of colors that are bright and gaudy
  • Being sharply insistent on being heard
  • Having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones

Is Shrill 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 Shrill is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shrill in a Sentence

  • The mud-splattered bystanders were shrilling with outrage at the inconsiderate motorist
  • The shrill sound of a policeman's whistle

Synonyms for Shrill

Antonyms for Shrill

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