What does CRYING mean?

Definitions for CRYING
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crying, weeping, tearsadjective

    the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds)

    "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"

  2. clamant, crying, exigent, insistent, instantadjective

    demanding attention

    "clamant needs"; "a crying need"; "regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous"- H.L.Mencken; "insistent hunger"; "an instant need"

  3. crying(a), egregious, flagrant, glaring, gross, rankadjective

    conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible

    "a crying shame"; "an egregious lie"; "flagrant violation of human rights"; "a glaring error"; "gross ineptitude"; "gross injustice"; "rank treachery"

Wiktionary

  1. cryingnoun

    Action of the verb to cry.

    Their constant cryings kept us awake!

  2. cryingadjective

    That demands action or attention.

    There is a crying need for more manual workers in this country.

  3. cryingadjective

    That deserves rebuke or censure.

    It is a crying shame that he managed to get away with that!

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crying

    of Cry

  2. Cryingadjective

    calling for notice; compelling attention; notorious; heinous; as, a crying evil

Freebase

  1. Crying

    "Crying" is a ballad written by Roy Orbison and Joe Melson that was a hit for Orbison.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Crying

    To utter an inarticulate, characteristic sound in order to communicate or express a feeling, or desire for attention.

British National Corpus

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    Rank popularity for the word 'CRYING' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3996

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CRYING in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CRYING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of CRYING in a Sentence

  1. Chris Pfieffer of Pfieffer Wines:

    I chose not to work that out, if you do that in the wine industry, you'd end up crying, but it's certainly significant.

  2. Guo Young-ming:

    For the new parent like us, we are most afraid of seeing the baby crying and then not knowing what we should do. When we don't know what we should do, this app can make some simple judgments for us, so we are able to know what our next step is.

  3. Andrew Lincoln:

    I love this show. It means everything to me. I love the people who make this show, i promise not to cry. I've done enough crying on screen.

  4. Sarah Spanos:

    And at that point, my tears just started, and I was just ugly crying for the next 20 minutes.

  5. Doug Higley:

    She was crying for her mom, very nervous and upset obviously with the unknown situation. I tried to comfort her as best I could. I asked her what Disney princesses and who she liked and if she had a favorite.

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