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  • as inpandemonium
  • as invociferation
  • as inhubbub
  • as inhue and cry
  • as inhullabaloo

synonyms for hue cry

  • anarchy
  • brouhaha
  • chaos
  • hue and cry
  • ruckus
  • tumult
  • uproar
  • babel
  • bedlam
  • bluster
  • clamor
  • clatter
  • confusion
  • din
  • hassle
  • hubbub
  • hullabaloo
  • jangle
  • noise
  • racket
  • riot
  • rumpus
  • turbulence
  • turmoil

antonyms for hue cry

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • order
  • peace
  • harmony
  • quiet
  • silence
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    How to use hue cry in a sentence

    Do not the widow's tears run down the cheek, and her cry against him that causeth them to fall?
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    At Felipe's cry, the women waiting in the hall hurried in, wailing aloud as their first glance showed them all was over.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    I could have sworn I heard a cry, and one of my men spoke in a tone that assured me my imagination had not been playing a trick.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    A sob rose in her throat, and broke from her lips transformed into a trembling, sharp, glad cry.
    THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
    Antirosa had decided it was better to let the children "have their cry out," and the boy had gone to school.
    KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
    At this part of Lorenzo's narrative, a cry, unutterable in words, burst from the engloomed but steadfast bosom of his auditor.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    It was well that Monsieur de Biancourt was wiser than many of his crew, whose sole cry was to kill them all.
    THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
    Squinty heard one man cry, and then the comical little pig dodged under a bush, and kept on running.
    SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
    Lastly, there was Aguinaldoʼs old rebel party, which rallied to the one cry “Independence.”
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
    Her face was mild and pale; but it was the transparent hue of the virgin flower of spring, clad in her veiling leaves.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
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