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squawk

verb [I]    /skwɔk/
to make a loud , unpleasant cry : Sea gulls squawked overhead . infml Someone who squawks about something complains about it in a way that gets attention : Employers have begun to squawk because of rising health insurance costs . squawk    /skwɔk/ noun [C] The owl flew off with a squawk.
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