Synonyms for screaming

Synonyms for (noun) screaming

Synonyms: shriek, shrieking, scream, screaming, screech, screeching

Definition: sharp piercing cry

Usage: her screaming attracted the neighbors

Similar words: shout, vociferation, yell, cry, call, outcry

Definition: a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition

Usage: the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience

Synonyms: scream, screaming, screech, screeching, shriek, shrieking

Definition: a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry

Usage: he ducked at the screechings of shells; he heard the scream of the brakes

Similar words: noise

Definition: sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

Usage: he enjoyed the street noises; they heard indistinct noises of people talking; during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels

Synonyms for (adj) screaming

Synonyms: hilarious, uproarious, screaming

Definition: marked by or causing boisterous merriment or convulsive laughter

Usage: hilarious broad comedy; a screaming farce; uproarious stories

Similar words: humorous, humourous

Definition: full of or characterized by humor

Usage: humorous stories; humorous cartoons; in a humorous vein

Synonyms: screaming

Definition: so extremely intense as to evoke screams

Usage: in screaming agony; a screaming rage

Similar words: intense

Definition: possessing or displaying a distinctive feature to a heightened degree

Usage: intense heat; intense anxiety; intense desire; intense emotion; the skunk's intense acrid odor; intense pain; enemy fire was intense

Synonyms: screaming

Definition: resembling a scream in effect

Usage: screaming headlines; screaming colors and designs

Similar words: sensational

Definition: causing intense interest, curiosity, or emotion

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