Definitions for outcryˈaʊtˌkraɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferation(verb)

    a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition

    "the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"

  2. outshout, outcry(verb)

    shout louder than

  3. exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, call out, shout(verb)

    utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy

    "`I won!' he exclaimed"; "`Help!' she cried"; "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"


  1. outcry(Noun)

    a loud cry or uproar

    His appearance was greeted with an outcry of jeering.

  2. outcry(Noun)

    a strong protest

    The proposal was met with a public outcry.

  3. outcry(Verb)

    To cry out.

  4. outcry(Verb)

    To cry louder than.

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