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Overview of noun screaming

The noun screaming has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) scream, screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screeching

(sharp piercing cry; "her screaming attracted the neighbors")

2. screech, screeching, shriek, shrieking, scream, screaming

(a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry; "he ducked at the screechings of shells"; "he heard the scream of the brakes")


Overview of verb scream

The verb scream has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (25) shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squall

(utter a sudden loud cry; "she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle"; "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me")

2. (2) yell, scream

(utter or declare in a very loud voice; "You don't have to yell

3. (1) scream

(make a loud, piercing sound; "Fighter planes are screaming through the skies")


Overview of adj screaming

The adj screaming has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) screaming

(so extremely intense as to evoke screams; "in screaming agony"; "a screaming rage")

2. screaming

(resembling a scream in effect; "screaming headlines"; "screaming colors and designs")

3. hilarious, screaming, uproarious

(marked by or causing boisterous merriment or convulsive laughter; "hilarious broad comedy"; "a screaming farce"; "uproarious stories")

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