|Origin:||From the sound|
to make a short high noise or cry that is not loud:
A rat squeaked and ran into the bushes.
The door squeaked open.
2 [intransitive and transitive]
to say something in a very high voice, especially because you are nervous or excited:
'Too late!' she squeaked.
3 [intransitive always + adverb/preposition] informal
to succeed, win, or pass a test by a very small amount so that you only just avoid failure [= scrape]
She just squeaked through her math test.