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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 slogan used to rally support for a cause; "a cry to arms"; "our watchword will be `democracy'"

noun: a fit of weeping; "had a good cry"

noun: the characteristic utterance of an animal; "animal cries filled the night"

verb: utter a sudden loud cry; "she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle"; "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"

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: utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy; "`I won!' he exclaimed"; "`Help!' she cried"; "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"

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"


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cry

Length: 3 letters

Scrabble value: 8

Words with Friends value: 8

Literati value: 5

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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