a crying need

Definition of a crying need

  1. :  a very obvious need :  a serious and important need <There's a crying need for reform in this city.>

Word by Word Definitions

cryingplay
  1. :  calling for notice

    :  notorious, heinous

needplay
  1. :  necessary duty :  obligation

    :  a lack of something requisite, desirable, or useful

    :  a physiological or psychological requirement for the well-being of an organism

  1. :  to be needful or necessary

    :  to be in want

    :  to be in need of :  require


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