Screech and Yowl


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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

Yowl is a synonym for screech. In some cases you can use "Yowl" instead the word "Screech" as a verb or a noun.
Nearby Words: screeching, screeched, screechy
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Yowl noun – A loud vocal expression of strong emotion.
Usage example: the cat gave a yowl of anger

Screech is a synonym for yowl in long topic. You can use "Screech" instead the word "Yowl" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as scream.
Nearby Word: yowling
Synonyms for Yowl
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