Noun scream has 3 senses
  1. scream, screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screeching - sharp piercing cry; "her screaming attracted the neighbors"
    --1 is a kind of cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferation
    Derived form: verb scream1
  2. screech, screeching, shriek, shrieking, scream, screaming - a high-pitched noise resembling a human cry; "he ducked at the screechings of shells"; "he heard the scream of the brakes"
    --2 is a kind of noise
    Derived form: verb scream3
  3. belly laugh, sidesplitter, howler, thigh-slapper, scream, wow, riot - a joke that seems extremely funny
    --3 is a kind of joke, gag, laugh, jest, jape
,Verb scream has 3 senses
  1. shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squall - 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"
    --1 is one way to utter, emit, let out, let loose
    Derived forms: noun scream1, noun screamer3, noun screaming1
    Sample sentence:
    Sam and Sue scream
  2. yell, scream - utter or declare in a very loud voice; "You don't have to yell--I can hear you just fine"
    --2 is one way to shout
    Derived forms: noun screamer2, noun screamer3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  3. scream - make a loud, piercing sound; "Fighter planes are screaming through the skies"
    --3 is one way to
    make noise, resound, noise
    Derived forms: noun scream2, noun screaming2
    Sample sentences:
    You can hear animals scream in the meadows
    The meadows scream with animals