squeal

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squeal (plural squeals)

  1. A high-pitched sound, such as the scream of a child, or noisy worn-down brake pads.

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squeal (third-person singular simple present squeals, present participle squealing, simple past and past participle squealed)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To scream with a shrill, prolonged sound.
  2. (intransitive, slang) To give sensitive information about someone to a third party; to rat on someone.

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