The parade went on, despite shrill objections from the Vatican and other religious groups.
They were only to be halted by the shrill of the whistle.
Amara could hear her voice rising to a shrill whine, as it always did when she was upset.
Bombay society is small, shrill and energetic.
Criticism reached shrill heights during the lead-up to the war against the dictator.
The cave echoed and re-echoed with the sounds of shrill squeals and flapping wings.
It is too prosecutorial in tone, too shrill in its historical judgments.
The man lifted a whistle that hung around his neck and blew into it, causing a sharp, shrill sound to be emitted.
She heard a shrill of laughter that sounded as if it would have split a storm into two halves.
Unfortunately, much of this criticism has been shrill .