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English definition of “screech”


verb [I]  /skritʃ/ us  
to make a long, loud, high noise: They clapped their hands and screeched with laughter. A semitrailer truck screeched to a halt (= stopped suddenly with a long, loud, high noise of its brakes) .
noun [C]  /skritʃ/ us  
The truck stopped with a screech of brakes.
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