uncle

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  • noun

Antonyms for uncle

the brother of your father or mother

a source of help and advice and encouragement

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In this case, there would have been no shame in the crew crying uncle and saving the home movies for another day.
Buyers are crying uncle, not only because of the assortment issue, but because of a timing issue.
He was crying uncle,'' Sabo said, ``and he told me to call off the dogs.
THE BEIGE BLITZ THAT HAS LEFT even undying loyalists of undyed looks crying uncle has given way to a darkening of the neutral palette with taupe and sage.