Delight and Squeal


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Delight verb – To feel or express joy or triumph.
Squeal is an antonym for delight.
Nearby Words: delightful, delighted, delightfully, delightedly, delighting
Antonyms for Delight


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Squeal verb – To express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely.
Usage example: hoped that a DVD player in the backseat would keep the kids from squealing about long car rides

Delight is an antonym for squeal.
Nearby Words: squeak, squealer, squealed, squeaky, squealing
Antonyms for Squeal
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high high delight high squeal
childish childish delight childish squeal

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