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creak

verb [I] uk   us   /kriːk/
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.

creak

noun [C] uk   us   /kriːk/
a noise made when something creaks: I heard a creak on the stairs.
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