Synonyms for cry
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cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferationnoun
a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
"the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)
"a cry of rage"; "a yell of pain"
war cry, rallying cry, battle cry, cry, watchwordnoun
a slogan used to rally support for a cause
"a cry to arms"; "our watchword will be `democracy'"
a fit of weeping
"had a good cry"
the characteristic utterance of an animal
"animal cries filled the night"
shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squallverb
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"
predict, forebode, prognosticate, grouse, wawl, promise, phone, yell, blazon out, abuse, shout out, bellyache, clapperclaw, vociferate, call in, scream, holler, gripe, call up, blackguard, call off, squawk, foretell, weep, exclaim, send for, outcry, address, visit, shout, beef, name, waul, hollo, call, bitch, squall, bid, crab, ring, call out, cry out, holler out, telephone, anticipate
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"
exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, call out, shoutverb
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"
cry, blazon outverb
proclaim or announce in public
"before we had newspapers, a town crier would cry the news"; "He cried his merchandise in the market square"
demand immediate action
"This situation is crying for attention"
utter a characteristic sound
"The cat was crying"
bring into a particular state by crying
"The little boy cried himself to sleep"
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exclamation, ejaculation, acclamation, outcry, clamor, vociferation, yoicks, scream, shriek, howl, yell, proclamation, slogan, shibboleth, halloo, whoop, hoot, crying, weeping, wail, lamentation, mewl, plaint whimpering
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Never cry, Never feel bad, Always be happy because ALLAH created us and ALLAH know's better than us, thanks to ALLAH that what you have, thanks for everything you have now, what about those who are Blind? So NEVER cry for your Exotropia or anything, always SMILE!
We are in a unique and unenviable position because we cry for James and we cry for thousands of people in Aurora, we cannot feel the depth of your pain. We can only listen to everything you have expressed, and we pray for you. We pray for your peace, your peace with the sentence. We pray for your ability to sleep at night, and your ability to find a single moment of happiness when that happiness seems completely elusive.
Today every invention is received with a cry of triumph which soon turns into a cry of fear.
Those who lose their inner serenity, their vivacity and audacity, to hide behind their papers, becoming like procedural machines rather than men of God. This is dangerous to lose human sensitivity, so necessary in order to cry with those who cry and enjoy with those who enjoy.
I would not cry. I do not cry. How bitter do you risk becoming by swallowing too many tears?
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