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cri de coeurnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˌkriː.deˈkɜːr/  us   /-ˈkɝː/ (plural cris de coeur uk   /ˌkriː.deˈkɜːr/  us   /-ˈkɝː/ )
an ​urgent and ​stronglyfeltrequest for ​help from someone in a very ​badsituation
(Definition of cri de coeur from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cri de coeur”
in Chinese (Simplified) 衷心的恳求,呼吁…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衷心的懇求,呼籲…
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