creak Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a squeaking sound
- the creak of the floorboards gave him away
verb make a high-pitched, screeching noise
skreak; whine; screech; squeak; screak.
- The door creaked when I opened it slowly
- My car engine makes a whining noise
Creak intransitive verb
To make a prolonged sharp grating or ssqueaking sound, as by the friction of hard substances; as, shoes. creak
The creaking locusts with my voice conspire. Dryden.
Doors upon their hinges creaked. Tennyson.
Creak transitive verb
To produce a creaking sound with.
Creaking my shoes on the plain masonry. Shak.
Thew sound produced by anuthing that creaks; a creaking.Roget.