How To Spell cry?

Correct spelling: cry

What does the abbreviation cry mean?

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What are the usage examples for cry?

  1. He felt that he must cry out for her, like a very child. – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  2. Prob'bly she wanted to cry some; she looked it. – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  3. The dear old woman couldn't stop talking of him, and I didn't know whether to laugh or to cry – East of the Shadows by Mrs. Hubert Barclay
  4. It was her cry – Papers from Overlook-House by Casper Almore
  5. They did not like to make the little fellow cry – Stories of Great Americans for Little Americans by Edward Eggleston
  6. Oh, Patty, you're going to cry – Patty Blossom by Carolyn Wells
  7. I heard a cry of 'Help! – William Tell Told Again by P. G. Wodehouse
  8. She gave a glad cry – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  9. " I thought I had that when I married your father," said Mrs. Copley, beginning to cry – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  10. I know I shall cry over it. – The Time of Roses by L. T. Meade

What are the translations for cry?

Afrikaans words for Cry

skrik, geroep.

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Chinese words for Cry

哭泣, 号啕.

Dutch words for Cry

roep, huilen, schreeuw, schreeuwen, janken, kreet, jammeren, krijsen, huilpartij, gehuil.

French words for Cry

appel, pleurer, verser, verso, cri, crier, aboyer, hurler, sangloter, pleur, clamer, pousser des cris.

German words for Cry

Ruf, rufen, Schrei, schreien, weinen, Aufschrei, Geschrei, Heulen, Ausruf, flennen, Lamento.

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Japanese words for Cry

泣く, クライ, 泣き声, 哭く, なきしきる, ひとごえ, 人声, 泣き頻る, 泣き叫ぶ声.

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Portuguese words for Cry

apelo, estrondo, chorar, brado, choro, pregão, exclamação, rogo.

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Spanish words for Cry

pedido, llamada, grito, gritar, lema, clamar, llorar, clamor, rumor, ruego, consigna, aullido, llanto, lloro, chillido, exclamación, voceo.

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Vietnamese word for Cry

tiếng kêu lớn.