Definitions for outcryˈaʊtˌkraɪ
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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"
shout louder than
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"
a loud cry or uproar
His appearance was greeted with an outcry of jeering.
a strong protest
The proposal was met with a public outcry.
To cry out.
To cry louder than.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
owt′krī, n. a loud cry of distress: a confused noise: a public auction.—v.t. to cry louder than.
The numerical value of outcry in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of outcry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Nature is an outcry, unpolished truth; the art—a euphemism—tamed wilderness.
It really comes down to the numbers of people who are trading still in the open-outcry system.
I don't think( barring black women from giving blood) would be allowed, there'd be a huge public outcry.
It will be negligent of the government to undo what we did. We applied our minds when coming up with the new rates and can't just change because of an outcry.
I hope the public outcry will prompt the education ministry to change its mind, I will tell my pupils about it and I am certain that they will run to buy the book.
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