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  • 21 cry- — cry(o) élément, du gr. kruos, froid …

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  • 22 Cry — Cry, the Be|lov|ed Coun|try a book by Alan Paton about a black ↑minister (=Christian priest) and his family in South Africa in the 1940s. It shows the lack of equality between black and white people, but encourages them not to hate each other …

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  • 23 cry|ba|by — «KRY BAY bee», noun, plural bies. a person who cries easily or pretends to be hurt …

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  • 24 cry|o|bi|ol|o|gy — «KRY oh by OL uh jee», noun. the study of the effects of very low temperatures on living things …

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  • 25 cry|os|co|py — «kry OS kuh pee», noun. 1. the science or study of the freezing points of liquids and how they are determined. 2. Medicine. the examination of blood, urine, and other body fluids as a diagnostic technique by determination of their normal freezing …

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  • 26 cry — cry1 W2S2 [kraı] v past tense and past participle cried present participle crying third person singular cries ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(produce tears)¦ 2¦(say loudly)¦ 3 cry over spilt milk 4 for crying out loud 5 cry foul 6¦(animal …

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  • 27 cry — cry1 [ kraı ] (past tense and past participle cried [ kraıd ] ) verb *** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to have tears coming from your eyes, especially because you are sad: I m sorry please don t cry. cry for: She could hear her brother crying… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 28 cry — 1 /kraI/ verb past tense and past participle cried /kraId/ present participle crying 1 PRODUCE TEARS (I) to produce tears from your eyes, usually because you are unhappy or hurt: Don t cry, Laura. It s OK. | I always cry at weddings. (+… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 29 cry — I n. 1) to give, raise (formal), utter a cry 2) an anguished, plaintive; heart rending; loud, lusty; piercing; rallying cry 3) a battle, war cry 4) a cry for (a cry for help) 5) (misc.) afar cry from ( very far from ) II v. 1) to cry loudly 2)… …

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  • 30 cry — I UK [kraɪ] / US verb Word forms cry : present tense I/you/we/they cry he/she/it cries present participle crying past tense cried UK [kraɪd] / US past participle cried *** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to have tears coming from your eyes,… …

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  • 31 cry — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 shout/loud noise ADJECTIVE ▪ great, loud ▪ faint, little, low, small, soft, weak ▪ …

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  • 32 cry — [[t]kra͟ɪ[/t]] ♦♦ cries, crying, cried 1) VERB When you cry, tears come from your eyes, usually because you are unhappy or hurt. I hung up the phone and started to cry... Please don t cry... [V with n] He cried with anger and frustration. [V ing] …

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  • 33 cry — /kruy/, v., cried, crying, n., pl. cries. v.i. 1. to utter inarticulate sounds, esp. of lamentation, grief, or suffering, usually with tears. 2. to weep; shed tears, with or without sound. 3. to call loudly; shout; yell (sometimes fol. by out). 4 …

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  • 34 cry — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Loud call Nouns 1. cry, shout, call (see Verbs); vociferation, exclamation, outcry, hullabaloo, chorus, clamor, hue and cry; Bronx cheer; plaint (see lamentation); stentor (see loudness); bark, ululation …

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  • 35 cry — v. & n. v. (cries, cried) 1 intr. (often foll. by out) make a loud or shrill sound, esp. to express pain, grief, etc., or to appeal for help. 2 a intr. shed tears; weep. b tr. shed (tears). 3 tr. (often foll. by out) say or exclaim loudly or… …

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  • 36 cry — [[t]kraɪ[/t]] v. cried, cry•ing, 1) to utter inarticulate sounds, esp. of grief or suffering, usu. with tears 2) to shed tears, with or without sound; weep 3) to call loudly; shout (sometimes fol. by out) 4) to manifest urgent need for attention… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 37 Cry — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Cry >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 cry cry &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 voice voice &c.(human) 580 Sgm: N 1 hubbub hubbub Sgm: N 1 bark bark &c.(animal) 412 GRP: N 2 …

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  • 38 cry — [c]/kraɪ / (say kruy) verb (cried, crying) –verb (i) 1. to utter inarticulate sounds, especially of lamentation, grief, or suffering, usually with tears. 2. to weep; shed tears, with or without sound. 3. to call loudly; shout. 4. to give forth… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 39 cry*/*/*/ — [kraɪ] (past tense and past participle cried [kraɪd] ) verb [I/T] I 1) to have tears coming from your eyes because you are sad or hurt I m sorry – please don t cry.[/ex] She was crying for her mother.[/ex] Don t waste time crying over him.[/ex]… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 40 CRY — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. CRY, sigle composé des trois lettres C, R et Y, peut faire référence à : Carlton Hill en Australie Occidentale, selon la liste des codes AITA des… …

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