n. A sudden violent gust of wind often attended with rain or snow. Black squall, a squall attended with dark, heavy clouds. - Thick squall, a black squall accompanied by rain, hail, sleet, or snow. - White squall, a squall which comes unexpectedly, without being marked in its approach by the clouds.
- vb. To cry out; to scream or cry violently, as a woman frightened, or a child in anger or distress; as, the infant squalled.
- n. A loud scream; a harsh cry.