Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Her cries and pleadings were being smothered down on his breast.

He cries a minute, then forgets all about it, and grabs up something else to play with.

"Then give me mine," cries the critic, stretching out his palm.

Their cries, their movements, and their natures are similar.

It is he who cries the loudest when things go wrong; and I never cry.

She stuffed her fingers into her ears to shut out the sound of her brother's cries.

I began to question my companion as to some of the cries we heard.

An implement that cries aloud for hands accustomed to the pen.

Vehement cheers from the ministerial benches; cries of "Order!"

The following are some of the cries by which this class is distinguished.