Thesaurus

cries off

verb
present tense third-person singular of cry off

Synonyms & Antonyms of cries off

to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to)
  • their film deal had been abruptly cried off, and now the filmmakers were back to square one

Synonyms for cries off

Words Related to cries off

Near Antonyms for cries off

Antonyms for cries off

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about cries off

Cite this Entry

“Cries off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cries%20off. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

Comments on cries off

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Slippery Words Quiz—Changing with the Times

  • ducreux self portrait yawning
  • What is an earlier meaning of nice?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

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!