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Synonyms for cry

Synonyms for cry

to make inarticulate sounds of grief or pain, usually accompanied by tears

to speak suddenly or sharply, as from surprise or emotion

to speak or say very loudly or with a shout

to make known vigorously the positive features of (a product)

a sudden, sharp utterance

the act of demanding

a rallying term used by proponents of a cause

Synonyms for cry

a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate)

a slogan used to rally support for a cause

a fit of weeping

proclaim or announce in public

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demand immediate action

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utter a characteristic sound

bring into a particular state by crying

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That has been the cry down the centuries about horseracing, but now it has been brought into these lurid headlines once again.
I've seen some of the biggest, baddest cry down there,'' Glenn said about his fellow riders, adding he wouldn't miss the annual event.
To hear that my brother is crying, to hear my dad's upset, to have my mum cry down the phone, I can't take all that, I really can't.
A quarter of those who call in sick put on a weak voice and 3 per cent even manage to cry down the phone.
And there is force in his claim that literary theorists have entirely dismissed Chomsky only to 'trot out Saussure against psychology or reader-response the way fundamentalist preachers quote the Bible or cry down evolution or family planning' (p.