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  • verbweep and make sad sounds
  • verbcall out, yell
  • verbadvertise

synonyms for cried

  • break down
  • complain
  • fret
  • grieve
  • groan
  • howl
  • moan
  • mourn
  • sigh
  • sob
  • wail
  • weep
  • bawl
  • bemoan
  • bewail
  • blub
  • blubber
  • caterwaul
  • deplore
  • keen
  • lament
  • mewl
  • regret
  • sniff
  • snivel
  • sorrow
  • squall
  • whimper
  • whine
  • yammer
  • yowl
  • boohoo
  • burst into tears
  • choke up
  • crack up
  • dissolve in tears
  • let go
  • let it all out
  • put on the weeps
  • ring the blues
  • shed bitter tears
  • shed tears
  • turn on waterworks
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antonyms for cried

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  • be happy
  • please
  • delight
  • gloat
  • praise
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How to use cried in a sentence

Liszt looked at it, and to her fright and dismay cried out in a fit of impatience, "No, I won't hear it!"
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Not a word now,” cried Longcluse harshly, extending his hand quickly towards him; “I may do that which can't be undone.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
"I verily believe they're gone to look at my button," cried Davy, beginning to laugh, in spite of his fears.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
“You must leave this house this moment,” she cried, with a stamp, with gleaming eyes and very pale.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Here there was a scuffling sound in the basket, and the Roc rapped on the cover with her hard beak, and cried, "Hush!"
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
I cried, and shrank involuntarily, for his eyeballs rolled till only the whites showed in a way that made me shudder.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
After the wretch had stabbed her in three places, he went to make his escape out at a window; but she cried out, My dear!
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
"God bless 'ee, Missy," cried the old man in the shrill cracked voice of age, as he pressed up to the carriage window.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
They sat in the hall and cried; the black-haired boy looking on from afar.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
In fact, in two places some of our men cried out in distress that we were all lost.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
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