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Synonyms for crying
ˈkraɪ ɪŋcry·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crying, weeping, tearsadjective

    the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds)

    "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"

    weeping, tears

    beseeching, invisible, imploring, inconspicuous, pleading

  2. clamant, crying, exigent, insistent, instantadjective

    demanding attention

    "clamant needs"; "a crying need"; "regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous"- H.L.Mencken; "insistent hunger"; "an instant need"

    instant, clamant, insistent, instant(a), egregious, exigent, glaring, gross, flagrant, strident, repetitive, vociferous, crying(a), blatant, clamorous, instantaneous, exacting, rank, inst

    invisible, beseeching, inconspicuous, pleading, imploring

  3. crying(a), egregious, flagrant, glaring, gross, rankadjective

    conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible

    "a crying shame"; "an egregious lie"; "flagrant violation of human rights"; "a glaring error"; "gross ineptitude"; "gross injustice"; "rank treachery"

    imploring, inconspicuous, pleading, beseeching, invisible

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cryingnoun

    weeping, lamentation

  2. cryingadjective

    weeping, lamenting

  3. cryingadjective

    notorious, great, enormous, heinous, flagrant, nefarious

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. cryingadjective

    weeping, sobbing, clamant, flagrant, egregious, heinous, nefarious

  2. cryingnoun

    weeping, sobbing, wailing, wail, clamation, bawling, puling, squalling

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  1. Steve Brittain:

    Unfortunately, we're starting to look for things we don't want to look for because it's been a week so we're starting to look in the rivers and the swamps, it's been a long week, and you know the crying stopped this morning for a while and it will come back.

  2. Dorphise Jean:

    My son was crying. Throughout the whole experience he was crying, i just kept talking to him while driving.

  3. Caitlin McAleese:

    The pair were initially separated for the safety of the flight before the pilot made the diversion to Portugal. Some of the children had got a bit upset, there were two crying children. I felt very intimidated. I was scared of the potential of the gentleman.

  4. Vicki Royce:

    This is so exciting. This is history ! the first vaccines are going out. I'm like crying here.

  5. Andrew Marr:

    I would just have these bouts where I would be overcome with emotion and I couldn’t stop crying, I couldn’t control it.

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