crying, weeping, tears(adj)
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"
clamant, crying, exigent, insistent, instant(adj)
"clamant needs"; "a crying need"; "regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous"- H.L.Mencken; "insistent hunger"; "an instant need"
crying(a), egregious, flagrant, glaring, gross, rank(adj)
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"
Action of the verb to cry.
Their constant cryings kept us awake!
That demands action or attention.
There is a crying need for more manual workers in this country.
That deserves rebuke or censure.
It is a crying shame that he managed to get away with that!
calling for notice; compelling attention; notorious; heinous; as, a crying evil
"Crying" is a ballad written by Roy Orbison and Joe Melson that was a hit for Orbison.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
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
The numerical value of crying in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of crying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of crying in a Sentence
It's heartbreaking. Was she crying most the night? it's a miracle. . . She was needed for sure elsewhere.
That scene where my character is standing by the bed crying is so well-known because it’s something everyone’s been through, i had my heart very badly broken by Emma Thompson and Kenneth Branagh [ Branagh ]. So, I knew what it was like to find the necklace that was n’t meant for me.
I will tell you something that you don’t want to hear: Autumn is ugly! Look at the dying leaves! There is no beauty in dying! Death is always ugly! The beauty of autumn is just an illusion, my friend! Wake up and see the real truth! See the crying leaves!
We must laugh at man, to avoid crying for him.
It's horrible that they are stuck here, thousands of them with just five portable toilets and no place to spend a night, there are infants here, for crying out loud!
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