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Shrill sounds can suggest strong emotions like excitement or fear, not just high pitch. SlideHer voice was shrill with panic.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
Describing a sound or voice as 'shrill' often implies it's unpleasant or grating. SlideThe argument ended with shrill accusations.
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'Shrill' can imply that a sound starts suddenly and unexpectedly. SlideA shrill ring interrupted the quiet room.