crybaby


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cry·ba·by

 (krī′bā′bē)
n. pl. cry·ba·bies
A person who cries or complains frequently with little cause.

crybaby

(ˈkraɪˌbeɪbɪ)
n, pl -bies
a person, esp a child, given to frequent crying or complaint

cry•ba•by

(ˈkraɪˌbeɪ bi)

n., pl. -bies.
a person who cries or complains readily or often, esp. with little cause.
[1850–55, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crybaby - a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washycrybaby - a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy
doormat, weakling, wuss - a person who is physically weak and ineffectual
2.crybaby - a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whiningcrybaby - a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
disagreeable person, unpleasant person - a person who is not pleasant or agreeable
kvetch - (Yiddish) a constant complainer
Translations
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plačko
aanstellerhuilebalk

crybaby

[ˈkraɪˌbeɪbɪ] Nllorón/ona m/f

crybaby

cry baby, cry-baby [ˈkraɪbeɪbi] npleurnichard(e) m/f

crybaby

n (inf)Heulsuse f (inf)

crybaby

[ˈkraɪˌbeɪbɪ] n (fam) → piagnone/a
References in classic literature ?
Prince Andrew and his sister, hand in hand, kissed one another, and he told her she was still the same crybaby as ever.
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He was the crybaby of the group-he was always in tears during concerts and TV show appearances.
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Hollywood star Gwyneth Paltrow admits her weepy meltdown at the Oscars is typical - because she is a big crybaby.
They can write as well as sing with Crybaby and Night Train the two original compositions.
They know who and what is good for business, and it surely isn't the small bands of crybaby protesters who occasionally gather at a Starbucks to discuss the glories of wealth redistribution and the greatness of government.
After Cleveland star LeBron James complained about his Wizards opponents' rough play, one Washington player, Brendan Haywood, responded by calling him a crybaby.
CRYBABY Craig looks like being evicted from the Big Brother House on Wednesday, writes Mark Langdon.