outcry definition

  • noun:
    • A loud weep or clamor.
    • A strong protest or objection: public outcry throughout the rise in costs.
    • a loud cry or uproar
    • a very good protest
    • A vehement or noisy cry; a cry of stress, security, opposition, or detestation; clamor.
    • purchase at public auction.
    • A loud or vehement weep or crying; a-cry of indignation or stress; clamor; puzzled sound; uproar.
    • An auction; auction.
    • a loud utterance; often in protest or resistance
  • verb:
    • To cry aside.
    • To cry louder than.
    • shout louder than
    • utter aloud; usually with surprise, horror, or pleasure
  • others:
    • To cry louder than; overcome in sobbing; therefore, to excel at all.

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