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Synonyms for squall
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. squall(verb)

    sudden violent winds; often accompanied by precipitation

  2. squall, waul, wawl(verb)

    make high-pitched, whiney noises

    Synonyms:
    cry, shout out, holler, yell, scream, hollo, shout, waul, call, wawl

  3. shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squall(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    predict, forebode, prognosticate, grouse, wawl, promise, phone, yell, blazon out, abuse, shout out, bellyache, clapperclaw, vociferate, cry, call in, scream, holler, gripe, call up, blackguard, call off, squawk, foretell, weep, exclaim, send for, outcry, address, visit, shout, beef, name, waul, hollo, call, bitch, bid, crab, ring, call out, cry out, holler out, telephone, anticipate

  4. squall(verb)

    blow in a squall

    "When it squalls, a prudent sailor reefs his sails"

    Synonyms:
    cry, shout out, holler, yell, scream, hollo, shout, waul, call, wawl

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. squall(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    cry (as an infant), bawl, yell, scream, cry out

  2. squall(n.)

    Synonyms:
    cry, bawl, yell, scream, outcry

  3. squall(n.)

    Synonyms:
    storm (sudden and brief), blast, gust, sudden breeze

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    grain, grains

How to pronounce squall?

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Karen
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Veena
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How to say squall in sign language?

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How to use squall in a sentence?

  1. Raleigh Murphy:

    This is a serious squall, it's part of life on the Gulf Coast, just something we have to deal with.

  2. State Police Lieutenant Jerome Maslan:

    We had a snow squall go through around 9:45 a.m. ET this morning, which typically will reduce visibility.


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