cry out


cry out
phr verb
Cry out is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑voice

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  • cry out — verb utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy (Freq. 10) I won! he exclaimed Help! she cried I m here, the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost • Syn: ↑exclaim, ↑cry, ↑outcry, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • cry out — v. 1) (d; intr.) ( to appeal ) to cry out against; for (to cry out against injustice; to cry out for equal rights) 2) (d; intr., tr.) ( to shout ) to cry out to (he cried out to us to stop) * * * [ kraɪ aʊt] for (to cry out against injustice; to… …   Combinatory dictionary

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  • cry out — PHRASAL VERB If you cry out, you call out loudly because you are frightened, unhappy, or in pain. → See also cry 2) [V P in n] He was crying out in pain on the ground when the ambulance arrived... [V P] Hart cried out as his head struck rock …   English dictionary

  • cry out — verb To shout in a loud voice, due to pain, or fear, or unhappiness. 1979, See Also: cry out against, cry out for …   Wiktionary

  • cry\ out — v 1. To call out loudly; shout; scream. The woman in the water cried out Help! 2. To complain loudly; protest strongly. Used with against . Many people are crying out against the new rule. See: cry over spilled milk …   Словарь американских идиом

  • cry out — {v.} 1. To call out loudly; shout; scream. * /The woman in the water cried out Help! / 2. To complain loudly; protest strongly. Used with against . * /Many people are crying out against the new rule./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cry out — {v.} 1. To call out loudly; shout; scream. * /The woman in the water cried out Help! / 2. To complain loudly; protest strongly. Used with against . * /Many people are crying out against the new rule./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cry out — shout out so as to receive aid …   English contemporary dictionary


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