Meaning of “decry” in the English Dictionary

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"decry" in American English

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decryverb [ T ]

us /dɪˈkrɑɪ/

to publicly criticize something as being undesirable or harmful:

Mitchell decried the high rate of unemployment in the state.

(Definition of “decry” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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