from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which screeches; a screamer.
  • noun Specifically, in ornithology:
  • noun The swift, Cypselus apus. Also screamer, squealer.
  • noun plural The Strepitores.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Agent noun of screech; one who screeches.
  • noun dated A bird of the former category Picariae, distinguished from the songbirds.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun someone who communicates vocally in a very loud voice


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