Murmur and Screech


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Murmur verb – To express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely.
Screech is an antonym for murmur.
Nearby Words: murmured, murmuring, murmurous
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Screech verb – To cry out loudly and emotionally.
Usage example: the toddler screeched in anger when her stuffed rabbit was taken away

Murmur is an antonym for screech.
Nearby Words: screeching, screeched, screechy
Antonyms for Screech
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Screech or Murmur. 2016. Accessed December 07, 2021.

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