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Noun
A spell of shedding tears
“I have a cry while I slice the onions.”
Noun
A loud inarticulate shout or scream expressing a powerful feeling or emotion
“He gave an inarticulate cry and attempted to wedge himself further into the corner he was occupying.”
Noun
An urgent appeal or entreaty
“Thank you for your quick response to the cry for attention I issued upon my blog.”
Noun
Noun
“The sound of car horns and street cries.”
Verb
To shed tears often while making meaningless sounds as a sign of pain or distress
“Out of frustration, exhaustion, and mounting stress, I cry in the street.”
Verb
Shout or scream, typically to express fear, pain, or grief
“The activists could hear women moaning and crying out in pain.”
Verb
Advertise
“In the street below, a peddler was crying his wares.”
Verb
“She screamed and cried for help.”
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