Synonyms of squeal in English:

squeal


See definition of squeal

noun

1‘they drew up with a squeal of brakes’

SYNONYMS

screech, scream, shriek, squawk, howl, cry, wail, squall, yawp, yelp, shrill


verb

1‘the taxi squealed to a halt’

SYNONYMS

screech, scream, shriek, squawk, howl, cry, wail, squall, yawp, yelp, shrill

2‘the bookies only squealed because we beat them’

SYNONYMS

complain, protest, object, express disapproval, raise objections, make a stand, take a stand, put up a fight, kick, take exception, grouse, grouch, grumble, whine, wail, moan, carp, squawk

informal kick up a fuss, kick up a stink, gripe, bellyache, bitch, beef, whinge

Northern English informal mither

3‘who squealed to the police?’

SYNONYMS

inform, inform against, inform on, act as an informer, report, give away, sell out, stab in the back

put the finger on, sell down the river, stitch up

British shop

North American rat out, finger, fink on, drop a dime on, drop the dime on

Australian pimp on, pool, put someone's pot on