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  • 61 cry — [13] Cry comes via Old French crier from Latin quirītāre, which, according to the Roman etymologist Marcus Terentius Varo, meant originally ‘call for the help of the Quirites’. This was a term for those who held the rank of Roman citizen; it is… …

    Word origins

  • 62 cry- — combining form or cryo also kryo Etymology: German kryo , from Greek, from kryos icy cold more at crust : cold : freezing …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 63 cry — or[scream bloody murder] {v. phr.} To bitterly and loudly complain against an indignity. * /Pete cried bloody murder when he found out that he didn t get the promotion he was hoping for./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 64 cry — or[scream bloody murder] {v. phr.} To bitterly and loudly complain against an indignity. * /Pete cried bloody murder when he found out that he didn t get the promotion he was hoping for./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 65 cry- — or cryo combining form Etymology: German kryo , from Greek, from kryos more at crust cold ; freezing < cryonics > < cryogen > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 66 cry up — transitive verb Date: 1593 to praise publicly in order to enhance in value or repute < cried up his skills as a writer > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 67 cry- — See cryo . * * * (cryo ) prefix denoting cold …

    Medical dictionary

  • 68 CRY — Crystal (Medical » Physiology) * Cryolife, Inc. (Business » NYSE Symbols) * Child Relief And You (Community » Educational) * Crypto Chat II Encrypted Notebook content (Computing » File Extensions) * Christian Regional Youth (Community » Religion) …

    Abbreviations dictionary

  • 69 Cry — crystal [protein] * * * (kri) 1. a sudden loud, involuntary vocal sound. 2. to utter such a sound. 3. weep (def. 1) …

    Medical dictionary

  • 70 cry(o)- — [Gr. kryos cold] a combining form denoting relationship to cold …

    Medical dictionary

  • 71 cry — ISO 639 3 Code of Language ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living Language Name : Cori …

    Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • 72 CRY — Cryogenics Contributor: CASI …

    NASA Acronyms

  • 73 Cry —  the Beloved Country. Note comma. Novel by Alan Paton (1948) …

    Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • 74 cry — I. , v. n. RG. 381, 495 II. , sb. Alys. 5410. HD. 2772. Ps. ci. 2 …

    Oldest English Words

  • 75 cry — kraɪ n. interjection; shout; weeping v. call; shed tears of sorrow or pain; shout …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 76 cry up — v. praise, glorify publicly, laud …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 77 cry vt — rush v …

    English expressions

  • 78 cry — mo, o (G). Cold, frost …

    Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • 79 CRY — abbr. Care and Relief for the Youth …

    Dictionary of abbreviations

  • 80 cry up — Extol, commend, praise, laud …

    New dictionary of synonyms