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crying

adjective
 
 
/ˈkraɪɪŋ/
a crying need for sth mainly UK a need that is very urgent: There's a crying need for more nurses.Very important or urgent
it's a crying shame used to say that you think a situation is very wrongSympathy and compassion
Translations of “crying”
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴重的,迫切的,急需注意的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 严重的,迫切的,急需注意的…
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