cry off

verb

Definition of cry off

  1. intransitive verb
  2. chiefly British :  to beg off

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to call off (something, such as a bargain)

Examples of cry off in a Sentence

  1. their film deal had been abruptly cried off, and now the filmmakers were back to square one

1775

First Known Use of cry off

1775



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