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Noun
The act of shedding tears, typically from being emotional
“Her cry would indicate just how much this achievement meant to her.”
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A loud, inarticulate shout or scream expressing a powerful feeling or emotion
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“A loud and distressed cry was heard within the household when Claire walked in with a dead squirrel.”
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An urgent appeal or entreaty
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“The doctor issued a global cry for assistance as the health system continued to struggle.”
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A catch phrase associated with the product or service being advertised
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“The candidate ran his campaign under the cry of freedom and democracy.”
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A loud, vocal announcement
“She rushed into the market after hearing a cry that prawns were being sold at a discount.”
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A warbling sound or utterance
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A repeated rhythmic phrase, typically one shouted or sung in unison by a crowd
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Internationally recognized signal requesting help
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Information received from other people which cannot be substantiated
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A shout or call used to greet, commend or attract attention
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The action of the verb to shout
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The act of lauding
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A mournful poem or piece of music composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person
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Ouch or darn
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Gossip
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A phenomenon that becomes popular for a very short time
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A thing that can be heard
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Speaking or singing
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A period of conversation or discussion
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A call or an order to attend a specified place at a specified time
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Verb
To shed tears, especially from being emotional
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“I began to cry when I lost my way in the busy city, and a kind stranger would proceed to give me some directions.”
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To shout or scream, typically to express negative emotions
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“He would cry out in anguish when he realized that he had failed to win the lottery yet again.”
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To announce or advertise, usually loudly
“In the street below, peddlers would routinely cry their wares.”
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To beg or plead for something desperately
“She was stuck in the mud and had to cry for help.”
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To speak quickly or without thought
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To pour, shed or fill with water or tears
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Speak or shout at length in an angry, impassioned way
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Make sharp, high-pitched sound
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To lose control of one's emotions
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(puff up) To promote with exaggerated or false praise
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