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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (of a person)
a. shriek
Fernanda pegó un chillido estridente cuando vio a un extraño en su casa.Fernanda let out an ear-piercing shriek when she saw a stranger inside her house.
b. scream
Los vecinos le contaron al detective que oyeron un chillido y luego un disparo.The neighbors told the detective they heard a scream followed by a gunshot.
c. yell
Oí tu chillido y entré a toda velocidad para ayudarte.I heard your yell and came in as fast as I could to help you.
2. (of an animal)
a. screech (bird, cat, or monkey)
El chillido de un mono rompió el silencio en la selva.The screech of a monkey broke the silence in the jungle.
b. squeak (mouse)
¡Te juro que hay un ratón en el sótano! Acabo de oír un chillido.I swear there's a mouse in the basement! I just heard a squeak.
c. squeal (pig)
El cerdo soltó un fuerte chillido cuando el granjero lo degolló.The pig let out a loud squeal when the farmer slaughter it.
3. (of a tire)
a. screech
Oí un chillido y luego el sonido de una colisión. Un coche había chocado contra un camión.I heard a screech and then the sound of a collision. A car had hit a truck.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de persona)
a. scream, yell
2. (de ave, mono)
a. screech
3. (de cerdo)
a. squeal
4. (de ratón)
a. squeak
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[de persona] shriek; scream; [de gato, animal salvaje] screech; yowling; [de ratón] squeak; [de cerdo] squeal; [de ave] screech; squawk;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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