Bedeutung von “screech” — Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /skriːtʃ/

[ I, T ] to make an unpleasant, high, loud sound:

A car came screeching around the corner.
She was screeching at him at the top of her voice.
screech to a halt/stop

If a vehicle screeches to a halt, it suddenly stops, making an unpleasant, high sound.

screech noun [ C ]

We could hear the screech of brakes.

(Definition von “screech” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)