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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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And the recent deletion of a long-maintained page from the Department of Health and Human Services Web site for gays and lesbians struggling with substance abuse has many gay leaders crying foul.
Some bitter people are crying foul over inside info, but that's the way it goes.
Reproductive rights advocates are crying foul after pharmacists at an Eckerd Pharmacy in Texas refused to fill a prescription for emergency contraception for a rape victim.
THE chorus of Lefties crying foul over Parliament's endorsement of war in the Gulf makes me reach for the sickba g.
5 million in public funds, and that has some critics crying foul.
In the 1997 presidential race, the skewed allocation of campaign resources and overt, relentless bias in the media so blatantly stacked the deck in favor of Yeltsin and the ruling party that only the awfulness of his opponents kept champions of democracy, at home and abroad, from crying foul.
A coalition of property owners and advertisers is crying foul over proposed zoning restrictions that could eliminate outdoor signage from many Manhattan neighborhoods.
People who believed themselves fairly, if not lavishly, paid just a few months ago are crying foul over what newer hires are being paid.
That set off a mad scramble that lasted for months, with the school district crying foul and minority parents debating an offer that smelled suspiciously like right-wing raw meat.
Why some are crying foul over a federal workers' compensation act meant to protect traditional maritime workers such as longshoremen who load cargo, harbor workers and ship builders that now applies to nontraditional employees, like someone who is painting the lettering on a luxury yacht.
From defending Rahul Gandhi's need to ' introspect', after the Gandhi scion vanished from the public eye, to crying foul after the Delhi police ' dared' to ask a few innocuous questions -- the Congress just doesn't seem to learn.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Information and Broadcasting Qamar Zaman Kaira said Thursday that Opposition Leader in the National Assembly knew that his party will get a drubbing in the coming Local Government and general elections,so he has started crying foul.