crying

9 ENTRIES FOUND:

cry·ing

adjective \ˈkrī-iŋ\

Definition of CRYING

1
:  calling for notice <a crying need>
2
:  notorious, heinous <a crying shame>

Examples of CRYING

  1. <a crying need for more activities for young people in this town>

First Known Use of CRYING

circa 1605

Rhymes with CRYING

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: crying bird
Previous Word in the Dictionary: cryer
All Words Near: crying

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up crying? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More