verb (used without object)
to utter a loud, sharp, piercing cry.
to emit a shrill, piercing sound:
The sirens and whistles screamed.
to laugh immoderately or uncontrollably:
The comedian had the audience screaming.
to shout or speak shrilly, especially with harsh or exaggerated words:
They screamed across the back fence.
to play or sing in a high, loud, harsh manner.
to be conspicuous or startling:
That red dress really screams.
verb (used with object)
to utter with or as if with a scream or screams.
to make by screaming:
to scream oneself hoarse.
a loud, sharp, piercing cry:
Her scream frightened off the burglar.
a shrill, piercing sound:
the scream of the tires as the car rounded the curve.
Informal. someone or something that is hilariously funny:
The movie was a scream.
to utter or emit (a sharp piercing cry or similar sound or sounds), esp as of fear, pain, etc
(intransitive) to laugh wildly
(intransitive) to speak, shout, or behave in a wild or impassioned manner
(transitive) to bring (oneself) into a specified state by screaming: she screamed herself hoarse
(intransitive) to be extremely conspicuous: these orange curtains scream, you need more restful colours in a bedroom
a sharp piercing cry or sound, esp one denoting fear or pain
(informal) a person or thing that causes great amusement
noun 1. a person or thing that screams. 2. Informal. something or someone causing screams of excitement, laughter, or the like. 3. Printing Slang. an exclamation point. 4. Journalism. a sensational headline. banner (def 7). Compare scarehead. 5. Baseball Slang. an extremely hard-hit line drive. 6. Ornithology. any of several South American birds of the […]
adjective 1. uttering screams. 2. boldly striking or startling: screaming colors; screaming headlines. 3. causing hilarious laughter; extremely funny: a screaming farce. noun 4. the act or sound of a person or thing that screams. verb (used without object) 1. to utter a loud, sharp, piercing cry. 2. to emit a shrill, piercing sound: The […]
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[skree-ming-mee-meez] /ˈskri mɪŋˈmi miz/ noun, (used with a singular or plural verb) Informal. 1. extreme nervousness; hysteria (usually preceded by the).