Definitions For Strident


  • Unpleasantly loud and harsh
  • Being sharply insistent on being heard
  • Of speech sounds produced by forcing air through a constricted passage (as f', s', z', or th' in both thin' and then')
  • Conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry

Is Strident a Scrabble Word?

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

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Words with Friends

The word Strident is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Strident in a Sentence

  • The strident tone in his voice revealed his anger.

Synonyms for Strident

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