screaming (part of speech: verb)
sibilant (part of speech: adjective)
sibilating (part of speech: verb)
shrill (part of speech: adjective)
cutting, ear-piercing, screaming, hoarse, high-pitched, jarring, caterwauling, piercing, rasping, shrill, whining, raucous, harsh, shrieking, reedy, jangling, strident, grating, scraping, screeching, squeaky, squealing, treble, scratching, acute, penetrating, creaky
- The edge cut through the whistling air and sank in the bent head. - "Invisible Links", Selma Lagerlof.
- He walked home, softly whistling under his breath. - "The Turnstile", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason.
- When he looked up he did not know how long he had been lying there whistling, but he saw that Elsbeth was crying. - "Dame Care", Hermann Sudermann.