shrill

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High-pitched and piercing

She spoke in a shrill voice.

To make a shrill noise
Sharp or keen to the senses
{v} to pierce the ear with a sharp sound
{a} giving a piercing sound, sharp
{s} high-pitched, sharp, piercing (about a sound)
{f} shriek, scream, cry out in a loud high-pitched voice
A shrill sound is high-pitched and unpleasant. Shrill cries and startled oaths flew up around us as pandemonium broke out Mary Ann's voice grew shrill. = piercing + shrilly shril·ly `What are you doing?' she demanded shrilly. + shrillness shrill·ness that ugly shrillness in her voice
To utter or express in a shrill tone; to cause to make a shrill sound
disapproval If you describe a demand, protest, or statement as shrill, you disapprove of it and do not like the strong, forceful way it is said. Shrill voices on both sides of the Atlantic are advocating protectionism
high-pitched and sharp; "piercing screams"; "a shrill whistle"
A shrill sound
To utter an acute, piercing sound; to sound with a sharp, shrill tone; to become shrill
utter a shrill cry
Acute; sharp; piercing; having or emitting a sharp, piercing tone or sound; said of a sound, or of that which produces a sound
shirl
shrillness
The property of being shrill

The shrillness of her voice made people's ears hurt, or so they claimed.

shrillness
The result or product of being shrill
shrillness
{n} a shrill quality, a sharp noise
shrilled
past of shrill
shrilling
Searles
shrilling
a continuing shrill noise; "the clash of swords and the shrilling of trumpets"--P
shrilling
present participle of shrill
shrillness
{i} quality of being high-pitched, piercing, sharp (about a sound)
shrillness
having the timbre of a loud high-pitched sound
shrillness
The quality or state of being shrill
shrills
third-person singular of shrill
shrilly
in a shrill voice; "she sang rather shrilly
shrilly
Somewhat shrill
shrilly
in a shrill voice; "she sang rather shrilly"
shrilly
In a shrill manner
shrilly
In a shrill manner; acutely; with a sharp sound or voice
shrilly
with a high-pitched sound, with a piercing sound
shrill
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