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squawk

squawk

 
 
pronunciation:
skwawk
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: squawked, squawking, squawks
definition 1: to give a harsh scream or squall.
 
definition 2: (informal) to complain or protest loudly.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to utter with a harsh scream or squall.
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a harsh scream or squall.
definition 2: (informal) a loud complaint or protest.
similar words:
growl
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