squeaky Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “squeaky” in the English Dictionary

"squeaky" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈskwiː.ki/

squeaky adjective (SOUND)

C2 making a very high ​sound

squeaky adjective (SUCCESS)

US only just ​succeeding in a ​game, ​competition, etc.: The ​president had a squeaky six-vote ​win (= he ​won by only six ​votes) in ​Congress.
(Definition of squeaky from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"squeaky" in American English

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 us   /ˈskwi·ki/
making a ​short, very high ​sound or ​cry: The ​doorswungopen on ​its squeaky ​hinges.
(Definition of squeaky from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “squeaky”
in Chinese (Simplified) 声音, 吱吱响的, 发尖叫声的…
in Turkish gıcırtılı…
in Russian скрипучий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲音, 吱吱響的, 發尖叫聲的…
in Polish piskliwy…
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