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Synonyms for scream

Synonyms for scream

to utter a long, loud, piercing cry, as of pain or fright

to proclaim in a blatantly startling way

a long, loud, piercing cry or sound

something or someone uproariously funny or absurd

Synonyms for scream

a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry

a joke that seems extremely funny

utter or declare in a very loud voice


Related Words

make a loud, piercing sound

References in classic literature ?
With a scream he turned to flee back into the lesser terrors of the gloomy corridors and apartments from which he had just emerged, but the frightful men anticipated his intentions.
Terror-inspired impulse was her guide as, with a loud scream, she leaped from the tree into the clearing.
Immediately from different points of the compass rose a horrid semicircle of similar shrieks and screams, punctuated now and again by the blood-curdling cry of a hungry panther.
The screams of the infuriated villagers came faintly to his sensitive ears, and he wheeled, as though in terror, contemplating flight; but something stayed him, and again he turned about, raised his trunk, and gave voice to a shrill cry.
The noises grew indistinct, though I heard a final and despairing chorus of screams in the distance, and knew that the Martinez had gone down.
Crossing the hall, about half an hour afterwards, I was brought to a sudden standstill by an outbreak of screams from the small drawing-room.
As the coach rolls swiftly past the fields and orchards which skirt the road, groups of women and children, piling the fruit in sieves, or gathering the scattered ears of corn, pause for an instant from their labour, and shading the sun-burned face with a still browner hand, gaze upon the passengers with curious eyes, while some stout urchin, too small to work, but too mischievous to be left at home, scrambles over the side of the basket in which he has been deposited for security, and kicks and screams with delight.
Then she screams wery loud, and falls into 'sterics; and he smokes wery comfortably till she comes to agin.
Elvira will be featured on the eCards website, where she will walk users through how to record their scream with a fun tutorial.
Scream Park California will be open most nights in October, and some in November, starting on October 4th and ending on November 2nd, 2014.
To celebrate the painter and the inspiring Norwegian landscape, Visitnorway is releasing a short film, to show the modern day scream experiences in Norway.
The aim is to test the phrase made famous by director Ridley Scott's 1979 film 'Alien' - that no-one can hear a scream in space.
The Scream up for auction is one of four versions created by Munch and is owned by Norwegian businessman Petter Olsen, whose father was a friend and patron of the artist.
As if Primal scream coming to Belfast to do screamadelica in it's sublime entirety wasn't enough.
The Primal Scream gig has been hailed as one of the best T in the Park moments in the festival's 18 years.