crying

adjective
cry·ing | \ˈkrī-iŋ \

Definition of crying 

1 : calling for notice a crying need

2 : notorious, heinous a crying shame

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Examples of crying in a Sentence

a crying need for more activities for young people in this town

First Known Use of crying

circa 1605, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of crying was circa 1605

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exaggeratedly or childishly emotional

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