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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

References in periodicals archive ?
They suddenly grabbed my bag and fled; I was crying down the phone as I called for the police.
When I first phoned to see about my consultation I ended up crying down the phone, so I think that says it all about how much my weight was affecting me.
I went home and I was just crying down the phone to my husband.
She was crying down the phone because she cannot be there, even though she was made up that I had been chosen to win my first cap,' said the 21-year-old.
Speaking from their Wavertree home, his sister Melissa said: "I feel sick - I have just had my mum screaming and crying down the phone from Bulgaria.
Myself and Hursty (John Hurst) have been crying down the phone like old fish wives this morning.
His girlfriend, Karren Collie, said: "He was very emotional and so was I and we were just crying down the phone.
So, it's been hard, especially when he's been crying down the phone to me.
Don't be like my daughter and end up calling your parents from miles away, crying down the phone in the middle of the night.
I called my family to tell them I had got to No1 and my mum started crying down the phone.
But if she's being particularly needy, because she's single again and is constantly crying down the phone at 2am, you have to preserve your own sanity - and relationship.
She says: "I was lying on my kitchen floor crying down the phone and this wonderful woman stayed on the line with me throughout the night.