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Another word for cry

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Verb
  1. To make inarticulate sounds of grief or pain, usually accompanied by tears

      1. To utter a long loud mournful cry; wail.
      2. To say or utter with a yowl.
      3. A long loud mournful cry; a wail.
      1. To shed (tears) as an expression of emotion:
      2. To express grief or anguish for; lament:
      3. To bring to a specified condition by weeping:
      1. To make a long, loud, high-pitched cry, as in grief, sorrow, or fear.
      2. To make a prolonged, high-pitched sound suggestive of a cry:
      3. To lament over; bewail.
      1. To weep aloud with convulsive gasping; cry uncontrollably.
      2. To make a sound resembling that of loud weeping.
      3. To utter with sobs.
      1. Having a fine, sharp cutting edge or point.
      2. Having or marked by intellectual quickness and acuity.
      3. Acutely sensitive:
      1. To utter or emit a long, mournful, plaintive sound.
      2. To cry or wail loudly, as in pain, sorrow, or anger.
      3. To laugh heartily.
      1. To sob noisily.
      2. To utter while crying and sobbing.
      3. To make wet and swollen by weeping.
      1. To cry or sob loudly; wail.
      2. To cry out loudly and vehemently; shout.
      3. To utter in a loud, vehement voice.
  2. To speak suddenly or sharply, as from surprise or emotion.

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    words

  3. To speak or say very loudly or with a shout

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    sounds

  4. To make known vigorously the positive features of (a product).

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    knowledge

Noun
  1. A sudden, sharp utterance

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    words

  2. A fit of crying

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    sounds

  3. The act of demanding

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    request

  4. A rallying term used by proponents of a cause

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    words

Another word for cry

Noun
  1. A loud utterance

  2. A characteristic call

      1. A shrill, often frantic cry.
      2. A sound suggestive of such a cry.
      3. To utter a shriek.
      1. The loud deep cry of a wild animal, especially a lion or other wild cat.
      2. A loud, deep, prolonged sound or cry, as of a person in distress or rage.
      3. A loud prolonged noise, such as that produced by waves.
      1. The low, guttural, menacing sound made by an animal:
      2. A gruff surly utterance:
      3. To emit a low guttural sound or utterance.
      1. A sharp sibilant sound similar to a sustained s.
      2. An expression of disapproval, contempt, or dissatisfaction conveyed by use of this sound.
      3. To make a hiss:
      1. To devour in greedy gulps.
      2. To take greedily; grab:
      3. To eat greedily or rapidly.
      1. To produce a clear musical sound by forcing air through the teeth or through an aperture formed by pursing the lips.
      2. To produce a clear, shrill, sharp musical sound by passing air over or through an opening:
      3. To produce a high-pitched sound when moving swiftly through the air:
      1. To utter the murmuring sound of a dove or pigeon or a sound resembling it.
      2. To talk fondly or amorously in murmurs:
      3. To express or utter with soft murmuring sounds.
      1. To make the deep roaring sound characteristic of a bull.
      2. To shout in a deep voice.
      3. To utter in a loud, powerful voice.
      1. The hoarse raucous sound that is characteristic of a crow or similar bird.
      2. To utter such a hoarse raucous sound.
      1. To make the shrill cry characteristic of a hen after laying an egg.
      2. To laugh or talk in a shrill manner.
      3. To utter in cackles:
      1. To make an abrupt, sharp sound, as in the collision of two hard surfaces.
      2. To chatter thoughtlessly or at length.
      3. To cackle or cluck, as a hen.
      1. The characteristic sound uttered by a duck.
      2. To utter the characteristic sound of a duck.
      1. A weak chirping sound, as of a young or small bird.
      2. A message posted on Twitter. Tweets are limited to 140 characters.
      3. To utter a weak chirping sound.
      1. To utter a succession of light chirping or tremulous sounds; chirrup.
      2. To speak rapidly and in a tremulous manner:
      3. To giggle nervously; titter.
      1. A fluttering or tremulous sound, as that made by certain birds; a warble.
      2. The rapid alternation of two tones either a whole or a half tone apart.
      3. A vibrato.
      1. A hollow cylinder or tube used to conduct a liquid, gas, or finely divided solid.
      2. A section or piece of such a tube.
      3. A device for smoking, consisting of a tube of wood, clay, or other material with a small bowl at one end.
      1. To produce a sustained, high-pitched, plaintive sound, as in pain, fear, or complaint.
      2. To complain or protest in a childish or annoying fashion:
      3. To produce a sustained noise of high pitch:
      1. Any of several large glossy black birds of the genus Corvus, having a characteristic raucous call, especially C. brachyrhynchos of North America.
      2. A crowbar.
      1. The characteristic sound made by a hen when brooding or calling its chicks.
      2. A sound similar to this.
      3. A stupid or foolish person.
      1. A body of water partially enclosed by land but with a wide mouth, affording access to the sea:
      2. An area of land, such as an arm of prairie partially enclosed by woodland, that resembles in shape or formation a partially enclosed body of water.
      1. To talk rapidly, incessantly, and on trivial subjects; jabber.
      2. To utter a rapid series of short, inarticulate, speechlike sounds:
      3. To click quickly and repeatedly:
      1. The characteristic cry of a goat or sheep.
      2. A sound similar to this cry.
      3. A whining, feeble complaint.
      1. To emit the deep, bellowing sound made by a cow; low.
      2. The lowing of a cow or a similar sound.
      1. To utter the loud, harsh cry of a donkey.
      2. To sound loudly and harshly:
      3. To emit (an utterance or a sound) loudly and harshly.
      1. The long, high-pitched sound made by a horse.
      2. To utter the characteristic sound of a horse; whinny.
      1. To neigh, as a horse, especially in a gentle tone.
      2. To express in a whinny.
      3. The sound made in whinnying; a neigh.
      1. The cry of a cat.
      2. A malicious, spiteful comment.
      3. To make the crying sound of a cat.
      1. To utter a short, sharp bark or cry:
      2. To utter by yelping.
      3. A short, sharp cry or bark.
      1. To give forth a loud shrill cry or sound.
      2. To turn informer; betray an accomplice or secret.
      3. To utter or produce with a squeal.
      1. To give forth a short, shrill cry or sound.
      2. To turn informer.
      3. To utter in a thin, shrill voice.
      1. To utter a harsh scream; screech.
      2. To complain or protest noisily or peevishly.
      3. To utter with or as if with a squawk.
      1. The harsh sound uttered by a dog.
      2. A sound, such as a cough, that is similar to a dog's bark.
      3. To utter a bark.
      1. A high-pitched, strident cry.
      2. A sound suggestive of this cry:
      3. To utter in a screech or high-pitched voice.
      1. To utter a deep guttural sound, as a hog does.
      2. To utter a sound similar to a grunt, as in disgust.
      3. To utter or express with a deep guttural sound:
      1. To make a long, loud, high-pitched cry, as in grief, sorrow, or fear.
      2. To make a prolonged, high-pitched sound suggestive of a cry:
      3. To lament over; bewail.
      1. To utter the characteristic cry of an owl.
      2. To make a loud raucous cry, especially of derision or contempt.
      3. To shout down or drive off with jeering cries:
      1. To utter or emit a long, mournful, plaintive sound.
      2. To cry or wail loudly, as in pain, sorrow, or anger.
      3. To laugh heartily.
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    yell

  3. A fit of weeping

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    tears

Verb
  1. To shed tears