Shriek Scrabble Word Score, Definitions + More

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What is shriek? What does shriek mean?

shriek is normally defined as to utter a scream, also SCRIKE, SHREEK, SHREIK, SHRIECH, SHRIKE, SHRITCH, SKRIKE

shriek Definition

A shriek is a high-pitched, sharp, and piercing sound made by a person, usually as a result of strong emotion or a sudden shock. The sound can be made intentionally or unintentionally. Shriek can also mean a loud, piercing noise made by an animal.

Examples Using shriek in a sentence

  1. The children shrieked with excitement when they saw the ice cream truck.
  2. She let out a shriek of surprise when she saw the mouse in her kitchen.
  3. The sudden loud shriek from the alarm clock woke me up.
  4. The sound of the train coming down the tracks made a shrieking noise.
  5. A sudden shriek of laughter erupted from the crowd at the comedy show.
  6. The woman let out a blood-curdling shriek as she saw the spider on her shoulder.
  7. The baby let out a high-pitched shriek when she saw the dog for the first time.
  8. The brakes on the car made a loud shrieking noise as the driver came to a sudden stop.
  9. The woman's piercing shriek alerted the neighbors that something was wrong.
  10. The sound of the fire alarm sent everyone into a shrieking panic.

How much does shriek score in a game of Scrabble?

Playing shriek scores 13 points in a game of Scrabble. This assumes no use of double or triple word or letter multipliers, and no wildcards

How many points is shriek worth in Words With Friends?

If you play the word shriek in Words With Friends, it scores 12 points. Playing on a triple word score, this would be 36 points.

What's another way to say shriek? What are its synonyms?

How else can you write shriek? In our thesaurus we found there are 5 synonyms of shriek. Some of these are:

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How may anagrams can you make from shriek?

There are 3 anagrams of shriek. These include :

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What words can you unscramble using the letters in shriek?

There are 84 words that can be unscrambled or created from the letters in shriek. These include :

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What other words can be made from using the letters in shriek?

There are 343 words that can be made from the letters in shriek. These include :

There are 343 words that can be made from the letters in shriek. See all words that can be made from the letters in shriek

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