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How to Pronounce cry?

Correct pronunciation for the word "cry" is [kɹˈa͡ɪ], [kɹˈa‍ɪ], [k_ɹ_ˈaɪ].

Definition of cry

  1. To proclaim loudly and publicly in giving notice. To cry down, to decry; to depreciate. To cry up, to praise; to applaud.
  2. A loud or vehement sound, especially of weeping or lamentation; call; exclamation of triumph, wonder, or other passion; shout; proclamation; public notice, as by a hawker of his wares; bitter complaint of oppression and injustice; rumour; party call; the sound or voice of irrational animals; expression of joy, fright, alarm, or want; a pack of dogs; a pack.
  3. To call loudly or vehemently or importunately; to utter a loud voice in weeping; to weep or lament; to proclaim; to bawl; to squall; to yelp. To cry against, to exclaim with a loud voice, by way of reproof, threatening, or censure. To cry out, to exclaim; to vociferate; to clamour. To cry out against, to complain loudly, with a view to censure; to blame. To cry to, to implore.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the present tense of Cry?

  • The personal forms of the verb "cry" in the present tense are:

  • - I cry

  • - You cry

  • - He/she/it cries

  • - We cry

  • - You cry

  • - They cry
  • What is the past tense of Cry?

  • The past tense forms of the verb "cry" are as follows:

  • 1. I cried.

  • 2. You cried.

  • 3. He/She/It cried.

  • 4. We cried.

  • 5. They cried.
  • What is the adverb for cry?

    The adverb form of the word "cry" is "crying".

    What is the adjective for cry?

    The adjective form of the word "cry" is "crying".

    Usage over time for cry:

    This graph shows how "cry" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of cry?

    The plural of the "cry" can be the "cries".

    What is the singular form of cry?

    The singular of the "cry" can be the "cry".

    Synonyms for Cry:


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