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English definition of “squeal”

squeal

noun [C]     /skwiːl/
a long , very high sound or cry : Erik collapsed into giggles and squeals as Penny began tickling him. The train ground to a halt with a squeal of brakes .Animal (non-human) soundsShouting and screaming
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