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cri de coeur

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˌkriː.deˈkɜːr/  us   /-ˈkɝː/ (plural cris de coeur uk   /ˌkriː.deˈkɜːr/  us   /-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…
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