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English definition of “creak”

creak

verb [I] uk   /kriːk/ us  
When a door, floorboard, etc. creaks, it makes a long low sound when it moves or is moved: The door creaked on its hinges. I heard the floorboards creak as he crept closer.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact

creak

noun [C] uk   /kriːk/ us  
a noise made when something creaks: I heard a creak on the stairs.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of creak from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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