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cry

verb [I or T] (PRODUCE TEARS)    /kraɪ/
A2 to produce tears as the result of a strong emotion , such as unhappiness or pain : I could hear someone crying in the next room . "There, there, don't cry," she said. We all laughed until we cried. She cried bitter tears when she got the letter . He cried for joy when he heard that his son had been found alive and well.Weeping and crying cry yourself to sleep to cry for a long time until you start to sleep Weeping and crying
(Definition of cry verb (PRODUCE TEARS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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