cry

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  • She cried when she heard that song and we are so close now.
  • The new cry was used by students at the game the following day.
  • She would often cry in prison to be allowed to see her father.
  • As two men were moving forward and heard a cry coming from near them.
  • He cried and went back home and told his father what happened.
  • The king is said to have cried when he told the story to his queen.
  • She said she cried when they left, as they were so beautiful.
  • We both of us cried, but after a time we took heart. Cited from The Devil's Pool, by George Sand
  • The father says the mother acts like it never happened - she never even cried.
  • She did not win and was the character that cried the most in the show.
  • Then, of course, we all cried, no matter what country you were from.
  • May it go around and establish itself and may he cry for his life.
  • They then heard a second cry and began to look around.
  • The day after her hair was cut off, she went to her hotel room and cried.
  • After birth he did not stop crying until seven full days had passed.
  • She cried her heart out again when her father died.
  • The actor later admitted that he cried when he learned that he was leaving.
  • The child has bright blue eyes and does not cry once, not even during labor.
  • And he cried at the end of every take, you know.
  • "You must speak up if you want me to hear you!" cried the captain. Cited from Salthaven, by W. W. Jacobs
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Meaning of cry

  • noun A loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
    the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience
  • noun A loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)
    a cry of rage, a yell of pain
  • noun A fit of weeping
    had a good cry
  • noun The characteristic utterance of an animal
    animal cries filled the night
  • verb Shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain
    She cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death, The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs
  • verb Proclaim or announce in public
    before we had newspapers, a town crier would cry the news, He cried his merchandise in the market square
  • verb Demand immediate action
    This situation is crying for attention
  • verb Utter a characteristic sound
    The cat was crying
  • verb Bring into a particular state by crying
    The little boy cried himself to sleep