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What type of word is screech?

noun. a harsh, shrill cry or sound: an owl's screech; the screech of brakes.

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Simply so, is screeching an adjective?

adjective. causing or uttering screeches: screeching bats. characteristic of screeches; harshly shrill: a screeching tone.

Also Know, what feeling is expressed by a screech? A screech is another word for a scream, shriek, or cry. It's not fun to listen to. If a woman in a horror movie finds a bad guy in her closet, she'll probably screech. If you surprise someone in the middle of the night, expect a screech.

Also question is, what part of speech is screech?

screech

part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: screeches, screeching, screeched
definition: to make a harsh, shrill, grating cry or sound. The car's brakes screeched. similar words: scream, shrill, whine
related words: blast, caterwaul, creak, cry, grate, scrape, scream, shriek, whine, yell, yowl

What is a sentence for screech?

Examples of screech in a Sentence Noun With a loud screech, she smashed the plate against the wall. Verb I screeched when I saw the mouse. He kept screeching at the children to pay attention. “You can't do this to me!” she screeched.

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