ADJ. loud | little She gave a little shriek of delight. | high-pitched, piercing
VERB + SHRIEK give, let out | hear
PREP. with a ~ She fell to the floor with a shriek of pain. | ~ of Shrieks of laughter came from the bedroom.
PHRASES a shriek of delight/pain, a shriek of laughter > Note at SOUND
ADV. aloud | all but, almost He all but shrieked when he saw her.
VERB + SHRIEK hear sb
PREP. at Stop shrieking at me! | in She shrieked in terror. | with The audience shrieked with laughter.