cry cry  /ˈkraɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
  2. (n) a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)
  3. (n) a slogan used to rally support for a cause
  4. (n) a fit of weeping
  5. (n) the characteristic utterance of an animal
  6. (v) utter a sudden loud cry
  7. (v) shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain
  8. (v) utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy
  9. (v) proclaim or announce in public
  10. (v) demand immediate action
  11. (v) utter a characteristic sound
  12. (v) bring into a particular state by crying

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • The movie is a cry of national shame; for De Palma, it's a new badge of honor for a wily old vet.

News

  1. Happy Father's Day! 6 feel-good stories about dads

    Read. Laugh. Cry a little. Then go hug your dad.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News

  2. Ubisoft Developing Watch Dogs , Far Cry , Rabbids Movies

    Ubisoft Motion Pictures has plans to adapt Watch Dogs , Far Cry and the Rayman spinoff Rabbids into major motion pictures.        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Wired News

  3. Robert Downey Jr. makes baby cry, picture goes viral

    Robert Downey Jr. made a little boy cry when his mom told him that he was Iron Man, the only problem was that he wasn’t in costume. The photo is now going viral. read more
    on June 14, 2013     Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

Quotes

  1. "To see Messi cry in the locker room, whoever says that he doesn't feel pride for his shirt is stupid," Argentina coach Diego Maradona said.
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Diego Maradona Source: Big Apple Soccer

  2. "In the Spider-Man tradition, we were looking for a smart, sensitive, and cool new Peter Parker who can inspire us and make us laugh, cry, and cheer," said Avi Arad, one of the producers on the "Spider-Man" franchise. "We believe we have...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Avi Arad Source: The Associated Press

  3. "My friends of Nepal, I am your family coming to Nepal for the first time. I want to thank you so much. I want to say in the time-honoured cry, 'Ayo Gurkhali!'" Lumley told the crowd from the top of her car, reciting the soldiers' traditional...
    on Jul 26, 2009 By: Joanna Lumley Source: guardian.co.uk

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