What does the word scream mean?

Usage examples for scream

  1. Then a sudden scream from the floor below startled her. – Lavender and Old Lace by Myrtle Reed
  2. Miss Jones, Phil and Madge were industriously turning the berths into beds when a sharp scream from Lillian, who was working in the kitchen, filled them with terror. – Madge Morton, Captain of the Merry Maid by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  3. Then she gave a little scream. – Napoleon's Young Neighbor by Helen Leah Reed