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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having or making a high-pitched sound such as that made by a mouse or a rusty hinge.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective, : a screechy door
  • Which I think sometimes comes off as kind of screechy, but other times can be very soothing.
  • Last year, people moaned and complained week after week that Carly was "screechy" ...
  • Because I never wanted to be that screechy soprano. for more
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