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Shrill

a.1.Acute; sharp; piercing; having or emitting a sharp, piercing tone or sound; - said of a sound, or of that which produces a sound.
Let winds be shrill, let waves roll high.
- Byron.
n.1.A shrill sound.
v. i.1.To utter an acute, piercing sound; to sound with a sharp, shrill tone; to become shrill.
[imp. & p. p. Shrilled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Shrilling.]
His voice shrilled with passion.
- L. Wallace.
v. t.1.To utter or express in a shrill tone; to cause to make a shrill sound.
Verb1.shrill - utter a shrill cry
Synonyms: pipe, shriek, pipe up
Adj.1.shrill - high-pitched and sharp; "piercing screams"; "a shrill whistle"
Synonyms: piercing, sharp
absonant, argute, atonal, cacophonous, caterwaul, cracked, creak, creaky, diaphonic, disconsonant, discordant, disharmonic, disharmonious, dissonant, ear-piercing, ear-splitting, flat, grating, harsh, high, high-pitched, howl, howling, immelodious, inharmonic, inharmonious, keening, musicless, nonmelodious, off, off-key, off-tone, out of pitch, out of tone, out of tune, pipe, piping, raucous, reedy, screak, screaky, scream, screech, screeching, screechy, shriek, shrieking, shrieky, skirl, skreigh, sour, squawk, squeak, squeaking, squeaky, squeal, strident, thin, treble, tuneless, ululant, ululation, unharmonious, unmelodious, unmusical, untunable, untuned, untuneful, wail, wailing, whine, whining, whistle, whistling, yammer
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