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.
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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
A dude left grabbing his leg, and somebody else was grabbing their side, and people were lying around crying and hollering. It was the craziest thing I've ever seen before in my life.
These crocodile tears that the senator from Texas is crying for first responders are too hard for me to take.
Ive had people reply back : When I read the book, I found Marty Lyons laughing and I found Marty Lyons crying, and at the end of the book, I found Marty Lyons inspired, i know for me writing it, it was an emotional roller coaster.
I was in the exam room and when [the doctor] came in, I had a PBA episode and I started crying and I couldn’t stop, he said, ‘Of course, you’re depressed. I am going to put you on some anti-depressants.’.
But Roseanne Barr was just so broken and just crying constantly, there are very few people that have gone through what they have, losing everything in a day. Of course, people will go,' What about the victims ?' But you know what ? The victims didn't have to go through that.
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