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cry/say uncle

Definition of cry/say uncle

  1. :  to admit defeat :  to surrender <He was forced to cry/say uncle.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to utter loudly :  shout

    :  beg, beseech

    :  to proclaim publicly :  advertise

  1. :  an instance of crying: as

    :  an inarticulate utterance of distress, rage, or pain

    :  outcry, clamor

  1. :  to express in words :  state

    :  to state as opinion or belief :  declare

    :  utter, pronounce

  1. :  something that is said :  statement

    :  an expression of opinion

    :  a right or power to influence action or decision

  1. :  about, approximately

    :  for example :  as

uncleplay
  1. :  the brother of one's father or mother

    :  the husband of one's aunt

    :  one who helps, advises, or encourages


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