Definition of Squeaker

1. Noun. Any artifact that makes a squeaking sound when used. "Which hinge is the squeaker?"

Generic synonyms: Artefact, Artifact
Derivative terms: Squeak



2. Noun. Something achieved (or escaped) by a narrow margin.

Definition of Squeaker

1. n. One who, or that which, squeaks.

Definition of Squeaker

1. Noun. One who or that which squeaks. ¹

2. Noun. A party toy that uncoils with a squeaking sound when blown ¹

3. Noun. (slang) An informer ¹

4. Noun. (American English) A game or election won by a narrow margin ¹

5. Noun. The Australian gray crow shrike (''Strepera anaphonesis''). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Squeaker

1. one that squeaks [n -S] - See also: squeaks

Medical Definition of Squeaker

1. 1. One who, or that which, squeaks. 2. The Australian gray crow shrile (Strepera anaphonesis); so called from its note. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Squeaker

squawls
squawman
squawmen
squawroot
squawroots
squaws
squawweed
squawweeds
squbit
squbits
squeak
squeak by
squeak out
squeak through
squeaked
squeaker (current term)
squeakers
squeakier
squeakiest
squeakily
squeakiness
squeaking
squeakingly
squeaks
squeaky
squeaky-clean
squeaky bum time
squeaky clean
squeaky wheel
squeaky wheel gets the grease

Literary usage of Squeaker

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1. Austral English: A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases and Usages with by Edward Ellis Morris (1898)
"... in different parts of the Colony by the name of 'squeaker.'" Squid, n. a marine animal. The Australian species is Sepioteuthis australis, Quoy and Gaim. ..."

2. Austral English: A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases, and Usages by Edward Ellis Morris (1898)
"... are all locally known in different parts of the Colony by the name of ' squeaker.'" Squid,;/. a marine animal. The Australian species is Sepioteuthis ..."

3. Sessional Papers by Canada Parliament (1891)
"I may mention, referring to the following list, that squeaker means a bird of about three weeks old: No. 1. Red Chequer, squeaker ..."

4. Modern English Sports: Their Use and Their Abuse by Frederick Gale (1885)
"Anyhow, he is wounded beyond recovery, and cannot be pitched in again if a " squeaker " taken on a gorge hook. Now, spinning for pike with an artificial or ..."

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