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squeal

1. noun cry of fear, delight etc2. noun high noise3. verb cry loudly4. verb make high sound5. verb say in high voice6. verb POLICE inform on sb
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1 noun cry of fear, delight etcscread  c m uscréachsceamha squeal of delight scread áthaisa high-pitched squeal scréach ard, siansqueals of laughter scréachaíl gháire 2 noun high noisescréachsian fem2the squeal of brakes scréach coscán
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3 verb cry loudly INTRANSITIVEscréach verbscread verbsceamhthe young pigs were squealing bhí na muca óga ag sceamhaílthey squealed in horror when they saw him lig siad scréach uafáis astu nuair a chonaic siad éhe squealed with pain bhí sé ag sceamhaíl leis an bpian, bhí sé ag geonaíl leis an bpianshe squealed like a baby bhí sí ag caoineachán mar a bheadh leanbh ann to squeal like a pig bheith ag sceamhaíl, bheith ag sianaíl 4 verb make high sound INTRANSITIVEscréach verbbheith ag sianaílthe tyres squealed baineadh sian as na boinn 5 verb say in high voice INTRANSITIVEscréach verbscread verb  c m u'Why did you do that?' he squealed. 'Cad chuige a ndearna tú é sin?' a scréach sé. 6 verb informal POLICE inform on sb INTRANSITIVEsceith verb  c m uto squeal to the authorities sceitheadh leis na húdaráis, scéala a dhéanamh leis na húdaráishe squealed on them sceith sé orthu, rinne sé scéala orthu
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to squeal to a halt

the bus squealed to a stop stop an bus le scréachaíl coscán

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