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English definition of “weep”

weep

verb [I or T] (CRY)    /wiːp/ (wept, wept) literary
C2 to cry tears: People in the street wept with joy when peace was announced. She wept buckets (= cried a lot) when Paul left.Weeping and crying weep     noun [S] literary It might help you to have a good weep.Weeping and crying
(Definition of weep verb (CRY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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