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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 ?
Summary: New Delhi (India), July 10 (ANI): Agitated parents of students who were allegedly locked inside the school basement over a fee dispute, on Tuesday cried foul.
New Delhi (India), July 10 ( ANI ): Agitated parents of students who were allegedly locked inside the school basement over a fee dispute, on Tuesday cried foul.
As Hearts begin their legal argument over his refusal to accept disciplinary action for his forthright opinion on refereeing standards, it seems as if half the SPL has cried foul over some of the men in black's less inspired decisions.
Soccer chiefs cried foul when they read Gavin Halliday's description of the referee who had sent him off - and hauled him in to a disciplinary hearing.
The wife of Army jawan, who went missing in Madhya Pradesh's Jabalpur, cried foul play and said that her complaint was not taken seriously.
Police said they were "shocked and concerned" by the figures but some drivers have cried foul.
Summary: Kanpur, (Uttar Pradesh) [India] Mar 11 (ANI): Sandeep Soni, a carpenter from Kanpur's Uttar Pradesh, who in 2016 had sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in helping him get a loan, on Saturday cried foul and said despite the Prime Minister's recommendation the bank hasn't granted him the desired loan.
SHOPPERS at exclusive London store Joseph cried foul after a visit from pop star Geri Halliwell.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 21 (ANI): Wife of one of the officials of Firestar group arrested in connection with the Punjab National Bank (PNB) - Nirav Modi fraud case, has cried foul at his arrest, alleging that the celebrity jeweler is the sole culprit behind the scam.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] January 28 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday cried foul over the minority circular row and accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of communalising the issue.
Summary: Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], Jan 6 (ANI): Hours after former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad was sentenced to 3.5 years of jail in a fodder scam case, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and his family cried foul while terming the decision a 'conspiracy.'
Summary: New Delhi [India], Nov.21 (ANI): Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra on Tuesday cried foul after liquor baron Vijay Mallya drew parallels citing both of them were victims of political vendetta.
However, South Korean skating fans immediately cried foul play, saying that 'Queen Yuna' had been denied the gold that was rightfully hers and questioned the judging and looming presence of the Russian leader, Vladimir Putin.