Meaning of creaking in English:

creaking

Pronunciation /ˈkriːkɪŋ/

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adjective

  • 1Making a harsh, high-pitched sound when being moved or when pressure or weight is applied.

    • ‘he boards a creaking wooden boat’
  • 2Showing weakness or frailty under strain.

    • ‘they have to rely on a creaking transport system’

noun

mass noun
  • Harsh, high-pitched noise made when something is being moved or when pressure or weight is applied to it.

    • ‘we could hear the creaking of the deteriorating wood’