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  • n. Plural form of shriekfest.

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Examples

  • •Volume counseling for today's juniors, along with warnings from chair umpire for hindrance, to avoid shriekfests at the highest levels in the future.

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  • Among his other wishes: consistent enforcement of the pace-of-play rule, lowering the volume on shriekfests, a healthy return for Venus Williams, and faster courts to restore variety and keep net play from becoming extinct.

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  • Little things us boring normals would shrug off -- like a missed bus or parking ticket -- become monumental shriekfests.

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