De la Renta was a confident thoroughbred, never needing to scream for attention. Sadly, no one helps him, opting instead to scream and run—but can you blame them? Often I sat upon my doorstep almost ready to scream loudly enough to drown the sad music of the pines. With a scream and a cry, Gwendolen gave orders for her own departure. Bertha started when it beat against the windows with a scream that was nearly human. So she swung back and forth like a lantern, scream ing as loud as she could scream. However, you are clearly right, and let them scream and stamp. It may seem like fun and games but this quiz that uses vocab from popular stories will determine how much you know.
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She opened her mouth to scream. They had their arms in the air and were screaming with delight. We could hear the passengers screaming in terror.
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To save this word, you'll need to log in. This is so irritating I could scream. The crowd screamed with excitement. He was dragged, kicking and screaming , from the room. He screamed at her to stop. Sirens were screaming in the distance. Police cars screamed down the street. Newspaper headlines screamed about the spike in crime.
Use scream in a sentence. A loud cry of fear from someone on a rollar coaster is an example of a scream. A very funny movie is an example of a scream. When you are horrified at seeing a ghost and you let out a loud and high-pitched cry, this cry is an example of a time when you scream. When you are really mad about an injustice done to you and you make loud objections, this is an example of a time when you scream your objections. When you are in an argument and shouting loudly, this is an example of a time when you scream at the person with whom you are arguing. Related to shriek , skrike. Cognate with West Frisian skrieme to weep , German schreien Schrei.