cry

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Plain form
cry

Third-person singular
cries

Past tense
cried

Past participle
cried

Present participle
crying

A cry emoticon
  1. To shed tears; to let water come from your eyes.
    He started to cry because he was so upset.
  2. To shout loudly or suddenly.
    They cried for us to stop.

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Noun[change]

Singular
cry

Plural
cries

  1. A loud shout.
    She gave a little cry of fear.
  2. A period of shedding tears.
    He had a good cry.

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