Thesaurus

cry off

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of cry 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 cry off

Words Related to cry off

Near Antonyms for cry off

Antonyms for cry off

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about cry off

Time Traveler for cry off

Time Traveler

The first known use of cry off was in 1775

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Cry off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cry%20off. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on cry off

Dictionary: Definition of cry off

Comments on cry off

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

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
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

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!