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Synonyms for crying
ˈkraɪ ɪŋcry·ing

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  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"

    Synonyms:
    weeping, tears

    Antonyms:
    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"

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

    Antonyms:
    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"

    Antonyms:
    imploring, inconspicuous, pleading, beseeching, invisible

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. cryingnoun

    Synonyms:
    weeping, lamentation

  2. cryingadjective

    Synonyms:
    weeping, lamenting

  3. cryingadjective

    Synonyms:
    notorious, great, enormous, heinous, flagrant, nefarious

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. cryingadjective

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

  2. cryingnoun

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

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How to use crying in a sentence?

  1. Joseph Silletti:

    I'd see them in the recovery room crying, and they'd say,' You don't know what this means to me,' there is no faking that.

  2. Mariana Fulger:

    Art is the essence of beauty. The artist, a mute that practiced crying until he managed to shout free of dissonance.

  3. James Dondero:

    She's crying on TV. She's tried everything else, she doesn't have any other cards to play. All of her countrymen know it and currency crises tend to topple governments more than anything else.

  4. Dean Koontz:

    I realized I was crying. I bit back my grief, blinked back my tears. As I always do.

  5. Asiah Alubahi:

    We came back to try and recover the ultrasound of our daughter that we lost to a miscarriage in 2015, i started crying when we found it.


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