English English Dictionary

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cry in English:

1. cry cry


Don't cry.
After the initial shock of hearing of her grandfather's death, the girl started to cry.
Mary's crying because she has lost her handbag.
My sister would often cry to sleep when she was a baby.
One thing you should know about me is that I seldom cry.
Seriously though, episode 21 made me almost cry while laughing.
You've already drunk mummy's milk. Don't cry, please go sleepy-sleep.
I quickly laugh at everything, for fear of having to cry.
Tatoeba: Big Brother would cry if he ever saw our site.
A creepy cry that sounds like a human voice, velvet black wings, the image of tearing into dead flesh; crows are known across the world as an ill-omened bird that flies down with ill-luck.
My wife called because my younger son was crying.
As long as you won't face the truth, you will cry in vain.
Sometimes the old landlady would come by and said "That child doesn't cry", but it was that my babysitting was godly.
Kano, pretending to cry has impact from being used sparingly!
He bore an unmistakable reference to his father. It made his mother cry.

English word "cry"(cry) occurs in sets:

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2. whine whine


Stop whining like a baby / Don't just whine, do something!

3. cold cold


It's cold.
However cold it may be, he still jogs 20 kilometers every day.
Surprisingly, he swims even on cold days.
My throat hurts, and I have a fever. Can I have some cold medicine?
There is nothing more refreshing than a cold beer on a hot day.
He gave up taking part in the marathon on account of his cold.
Your tea will get cold if you don't drink it now.
It is said that Japanese people are kind to people they know, but rather cold to those they don't.
You must not leave her waiting outside in such cold weather.
It is rather cold again today, but tomorrow we expect the temperature to rise.
When Tom was accused of the murder, he broke out in a cold sweat.
If it snows on the mountain, it is cold in the valley.
Cold water, please.
My fingers are so numb with cold that I can't play the piano.
After spending hours out in the cold winter wind, my skin got all chapped and dry.

English word "cry"(cold) occurs in sets:

Skin (Prefix)

4. laugh laugh


Don't laugh.
It's a lot of fun making people laugh while giving a speech.
I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
This is your responsibility. It's not the kind of thing you can laugh off.
You may think you are clever, but you cannot laugh at me because of that.
The young man who has not wept is a savage, and the old man who will not laugh is a fool.
No matter where you live, you would find it difficult not to laugh at, say, Charlie Chaplin's early films.
My companions were watching me in silence and, unlike other times when my wonder had made them laugh, they remained serious.
What made the comedian's audience laugh so uncontrollably that night was a convenient nitrous oxide leak.
In the same way, a Russian might fail to see anything amusing in a joke which would make an Englishman laugh to tears.
Anyone in need of a good laugh should read the Simple English version of the Wikipedia article on brackets.
Laugh as much as you like; I'll stick to my plan to the bitter end.
That which the Russians can only laugh at, the Europeans can take seriously.
To hear her laugh, you'd take her for a young girl.
The film made us laugh, but it was not really exciting to watch.

English word "cry"(laugh) occurs in sets:

Opposite words - Examples of Antonyms

5. weep weep


Some people find music so moving that it makes them weep.
My mother did nothing but weep.
He did nothing but weep when he heard of his mother's death.
As soon as she saw me, she began to weep.
To weep is to make less the depth of grief.
Who will weep when I die?
She began to grumble and then to weep.
I weep for my lost youth.
to weep with rage
She started to weep uncontrollably.
I weep into a pillow when I realize my situation
No-one had the right to weep for her.
... VCs, read this and weep."
The fans of the late singer still regularly come to the grave and weep his death.
Sue’s very emotional. She keeps weeping whenever we watch romance films.