Sentence Examples


  • Who gave orders? he said in his shrill, harsh voice.
  • "Here are strangers, mama!" cried the shrill and childish voice of some unseen person.
  • If alarmed they utter a shrill loud whistle, and rush down the burrow, but reappear after a few minutes to see if the danger is past.
  • Even the kitten gave a dreadfully shrill scream and at the same time Jim the cab-horse neighed loudly.
  • The unearthly shrill of the telephone shattered the scene, once, twice, three times before Dean clawed at the instrument and grumbled something.