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 for squeak
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Squeak \Squeak\ (skw[=e]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Squeaked
     (skw[=e]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. Squeaking.] [Probably of
     imitative origin; cf. Sw. sqv[aum]ka to croak, Icel. skvakka
     to give a sound as of water shaken in a bottle.]
     1. To utter a sharp, shrill cry, usually of short duration;
        to cry with an acute tone, as an animal; or, to make a
        sharp, disagreeable noise, as a pipe or quill, a wagon
        wheel, a door; to creak.
        [1913 Webster]
              Who can endure to hear one of the rough old Romans
              squeaking through the mouth of an eunuch? --Addison.
        [1913 Webster]
              Zoilus calls the companions of Ulysses the
              "squeaking pigs" of Homer.            --Pope.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. To break silence or secrecy for fear of pain or
        punishment; to speak; to confess. [Colloq.]
     Syn: squeal.
          [1913 Webster]
                If he be obstinate, put a civil question to him
                upon the rack, and he squeaks, I warrant him.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Squeak \Squeak\, n.
     A sharp, shrill, disagreeable sound suddenly uttered, either
     of the human voice or of any animal or instrument, such as is
     made by carriage wheels when dry, by the soles of leather
     shoes, or by a pipe or reed.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a short high-pitched noise; "the squeak of shoes on powdery
      2: something achieved (or escaped) by a narrow margin [syn:
         close call, close shave, squeak, squeaker, narrow
      v 1: make a high-pitched, screeching noise; "The door creaked
           when I opened it slowly"; "My car engine makes a whining
           noise" [syn: whine, squeak, screech, creak,
           screak, skreak]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  71 Moby Thesaurus words for "squeak":
     bark, bawl, bay, bell, bellow, blare, blat, blate, bleat, bray,
     break, call, caterwaul, change, creak, cry, give tongue,
     give voice, grate, howl, keen, look-in, low, meow, mew, mewl,
     miaow, moo, nark, neigh, nicker, occasion, opening, peach, pimp,
     pipe, pule, rat, roar, screak, scream, screech, shot, show, shriek,
     shrill, sing, skirl, skreigh, snitch, squall, squawk, squeal,
     stool, time, troat, ululate, ululation, wail, whicker, whine,
     whinny, whistle, wrawl, yammer, yap, yawl, yawp, yelp, yip, yowl

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

     ["Squeak: A Language for Communicating with Mice", L. Cardelli
     et al, Comp Graphics 19(3):199-204, July 1985].
     See Newsqueak.
     2. A Smalltalk implementation and a media authoring tool
     by members of the original Xerox PARC team which created
     Smalltalk ({Alan Kay, Dan Ingalls, et al).  Squeak is an
     open-source implementation, with a highly portable virtual
     machine implemented in a subset of Smalltalk (translated into
     C and compiled by a C compiler of the target platform).
     http://squeak.org/)">Squeak Home (http://squeak.org/).
     http://squeakland.org/)">SqueakCentral (http://squeakland.org/).

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