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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 scream /ˈskrim/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scream v. i. [imp. & p. p. Screamed p. pr. & vb. n. Screaming.]  To cry out with a shrill voice; to utter a sudden, sharp outcry, or shrill, loud cry, as in fright or extreme pain; to shriek; to screech.
    I heard the owl scream and the crickets cry.   --Shak.
    And scream thyself as none e'er screamed before.   --Pope.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scream, n. A sharp, shrill cry, uttered suddenly, as in terror or in pain; a shriek; a screech. Screams of horror.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: sharp piercing cry; "her screaming attracted the neighbors"
           [syn: screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screeching]
      2: a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry; "he ducked at
         the screechings of shells"; "he heard the scream of the
         brakes" [syn: screech, screeching, shriek, shrieking,
      3: a joke that seems extremely funny [syn: belly laugh, sidesplitter,
          howler, thigh-slapper, wow, riot]
      v 1: utter a sudden loud cry; "she cried with pain when the
           doctor inserted the needle"; "I yelled to her from the
           window but she couldn't hear me" [syn: shout, shout
           out, cry, call, yell, holler, hollo, squall]
      2: utter or declare in a very loud voice; "You don't have to
         yell--I can hear you just fine" [syn: yell]
      3: make a loud, piercing sound; "Fighter planes are screaming
         through the skies"