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cri de coeur

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˌkriː.deˈkɜːr/ us    /-ˈkɝː/ ( plural cris de coeur   /ˌkriː.deˈkɜːr/    /-ˈkɝː/)
an urgent and strongly felt request for help from someone in a very bad situation
Translations of “cri de coeur”
in Chinese (Traditional) 衷心的懇求,呼籲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 衷心的恳求,呼吁…
(Definition of cri de coeur from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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