Reedy and Shrill


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Reedy adjective – Resembling a reed in being upright and slender.
Shrill and reedy are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Shrill" instead an adjective "Reedy".
Nearby Word: reed
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Shrill adjective – Having a high musical pitch or range.
Reedy and shrill are semantically related. You can use "Reedy" instead an adjective "Shrill".
Nearby Words: shrilled, shrilly, shrilling, shrillness
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Shrill or Reedy. 2016. Accessed April 14, 2021.

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