cry out (something)

idiom

Definition of cry out (something)

: to say (something) loudly or from a distance "I'm stuck," she cried out. She cried out that she was stuck.

Learn More About cry out (something)

Dictionary Entries Near cry out (something)

cry out against (something)

cry out (something)

crypsis

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for cry out (something)

Cite this Entry

“Cry out (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cry%20out%20%28something%29. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!