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- adj. Describing a sound as resembling a screech, or given to screeching.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Like a screech; shrill and harsh.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Shrill and harsh, like a screech.
- Given to screeching; screamy; loudmouthed: as, a screechy woman.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having or making a high-pitched sound such as that made by a mouse or a rusty hinge
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Sciencebloggers were complaining about his general lack of substance and about his cult of personality amen chorus of adherents whom were dubbed the screechy monkeys.
Which I think sometimes comes off as kind of screechy, but other times can be very soothing.
Last year, people moaned and complained week after week that Carly was "screechy" ...
Van Horn sent Tambi below to bring up the small phonograph and run off the dozen or so scratchy, screechy records that had already been under the needle a thousand times.
They'll never in a million years compromise with this White House, or the Senate Democrats for that matter, because any move in that direction will bring down the loud, screechy tweet wrath of Sarah Palin and the Tea Party who will neither accept nor support anyone who appears to be leaning in the direction of the Obama agenda.
I'm just saying that the whole screechy 'ITS SO GREAT!' really makes me wonder and doubt more than I would otherwise.
Along the way you're hindered from doing so by the cold, metallic, screechy, and often frightening byproducts of technological advancement.
But today, she veered far from her usual flailing, and jutted her screechy yapper into the wrong news cycle -- on a day when she would have been better served by exercising some self control.
: Is it sexist to object to Sarah Palin in part because her voice is so screechy at campaign rallies?
Only Caleb and James, the latter of which did a really annoying screechy vocal run at the end of the song, make it through.