Origin of squeak
OTHER WORDS FROM squeaksqueak·ing·ly, adverb
Words nearby squeak
How to use squeak in a sentence
A squeaky garage door can make fast enemies, and squeaks aren’t the only issue that crop up.
By the time their three-month infancy was up, the Central American natives learned an average of 12 to 20 unique syllables—half or most of the 25 syllables adults use to form their squeaks and squeals.
They can add noise from both the wind and rattles and squeaks.
The rest of the area is a blend of blue padded walls with maize trim, “Block M’s” and signature Jordan Jumpman insignia serving as the backdrop to the staccato sounds of basketballs and sneaker squeaks.Juwan Howard’s first banners at Michigan came down. He’s ready to hang another one.|Kareem Copeland|March 18, 2021|Washington Post
Her only projects to persist through the pandemic have been conducted from afar, like using acoustic monitors to eavesdrop on the animals’ squeaks and swooshes.Why bat scientists are socially distancing from their subjects|Jerimiah Oetting|October 23, 2020|Science News
And while polls show 594 is likely to pass, 591 could squeak by as well.
In the real world, the pro-B-2 case was a security-muffled squeak.How the Pentagon Strangles Its Most Advanced Stealth Warplanes|Bill Sweetman|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Shapard, the pollster, predicts Lankford will just squeak by with a narrow majority.T.W. Shannon’s Senate Campaign Is Not About Race. Really.|Tim Mak|June 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But I have no apologies for the audible squeals I unknowingly squeak out whenever I see her on screen.‘Orange Is the New Black’ Season 2: The Finest, Funniest, and Most Terrifying Moments of Eps. 1-6|Kevin Fallon, Marlow Stern|June 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And it was the most that could squeak through a filibuster- hobbled Senate.
On the second floor there was neither light nor sound—not so much as the squeak of a rat.
He could only hear the rush of eternal darkness past his ears, the thin squeak of his shadow brushing across the stars.The Stars, My Brothers|Edmond Hamilton
Punch wrung its neck, and if the choke or squeak which it gave were not real, I know nothing of reality.A Thin Ghost and Others|M. R. (Montague Rhodes) James
Another near squeak was a bullet striking beside me from a glancing shot where I was standing, as I thought, in absolute safety.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie|George Brenton Laurie
At each of its revolutions the off hind-wheel gave a dry squeak like a pair of boots that has not been paid for.Mushroom Town|Oliver Onions