Usage examples for squeal

  1. He gave a squeal like a frightened rabbit, and with another parting hiccup turned and ran. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  2. Whenever they think how they stranded, They squeal just like guinea- pigs squeal; They bit their own hook, and were landed With fifty pounds loss on the deal. – The Man from Snowy River by Andrew Barton 'Banjo' Paterson
  3. We'll build A mighty railroad through this pass, and then The stage folk will come up to us and squeal, And say: " It is bad medicine for both: What will you give or take?" – Black Beetles in Amber by Ambrose Bierce
  4. There was a sound of scrambling inside and a sharp squeal. – Northern Diamonds by Frank Lillie Pollock
  5. The next day she come to call on my mother, and I thought she'd come to squeal on me, and I listened at the door so's to know what to say; but she never said a word about the drum at all! – Sube Cane by Edward Bellamy Partridge
  6. She gave a little squeal of delight. – Pagan Passions by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  7. You mean you're going to squeal- going back on your old pal, eh? – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  8. His part had not been discovered, but the teacher had threatened to keep the whole class of boys in that night until the guilty one confessed, and Bob knew he would have to tell sooner or later, if some of his companions did not " squeal" on him, in order that they might be released from suspicion. – Bob the Castaway by Frank V. Webster
  9. To betray me in such a way that I would not suspect and squeal was a clever way to close my mouth for seven years in jail or until the Black Forest plans had matured. – The Secrets of the German War Office by Dr. Armgaard Karl Graves
  10. For the first time Patty realised that her hair was hanging about her shoulders and her costume was, to say the least, informal, and with another little squeal, she sprang back into her room and closed the window doors. – Patty's Suitors by Carolyn Wells
  11. " And I can squeal and bite," said the pig. – A Kindergarten Story Book by Jane L. Hoxie
  12. Now I guess you understand,"- and turning his head he fixed her with an inflexible glare, chill and heartless as steel,-" that one squeal out of you will be the last. – The Brass Bowl by Louis Joseph Vance
  13. Somebody’ s going to squeal, believe me, and when they do, they’ ll get you right. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  14. There, however, on the landing, out of sight of the people below, they collapsed so that they had to sink down together for support: they simply seated themselves on the uppermost step while Sir Claude grasped the hand of his stepdaughter with a pressure that at another moment would probably have made her squeal. – What Maisie Knew by Henry James
  15. We can't squeal that on him, any more than we can squeal what Collie told us." – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  16. And after a moment he added, in an altered voice: " Rule 1: Can the Squeal!" – Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man by Marie Conway Oemler
  17. It was thundering louder now, and Aggie was giving a squeal with every peal. – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart