Definition - cry

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cry
  1. shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain; "She cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death"; "The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs"
  2. bring into a particular state by crying; "The little boy cried himself to sleep"
  3. 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"
  4. a fit of weeping; "had a good cry"
  5. utter a sudden loud cry; "she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle"; "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"
  6. a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; "the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
  7. proclaim or announce in public; "before we had newspapers, a town crier would cry the news"; "He cried his merchandise in the market square"
  8. a loud utterance of emotion (especially when ina

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