Bedeutung von “crying” — Learner’s Dictionary

crying

adjective us uk /ˈkraɪɪŋ/
a crying need for sth mainly UK

a need that is very urgent:

There's a crying need for more nurses.
it's a crying shame

used to say that you think a situation is very wrong

(Definition von “crying” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)