Definition of squall


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • squall is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • squall is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 18 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of squall

  • utter a sudden loud cry (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. call
    2. cry
    3. holler
    4. hollo
    5. scream
    6. shout
    7. shout out
    8. yell

  • make high-pitched, whiney noises (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. waul
    2. wawl

  • blow in a squall (verb)

    Examples

    1. When it squalls, a prudent sailor reefs his sails

  • sudden violent winds; often accompanied by precipitation (noun)

See definition of squall in Merriam Webster