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out·cry

 (out′krī′)
n. pl. out·cries
1. A loud cry or clamor.
2. A strong protest or objection: public outcry over the rise in prices.
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outcry

n, pl -cries
1. a widespread or vehement protest
2. clamour; uproar
3. (Stock Exchange) commerce a method of trading in which dealers shout out bids and offers at a prearranged meeting: sale by open outcry.
vb, -cries, -crying or -cried
(tr) to cry louder or make more noise than (someone or something)
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out•cry

(ˈaʊtˌkraɪ)

n., pl. -cries.
1. a strong and usu. public expression of protest or indignation.
2. a crying out.
3. a loud cry or shout.
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outcry


Past participle: outcried
Gerund: outcrying

Imperative
outcry
outcry
Present
I outcry
you outcry
he/she/it outcries
we outcry
you outcry
they outcry
Preterite
I outcried
you outcried
he/she/it outcried
we outcried
you outcried
they outcried
Present Continuous
I am outcrying
you are outcrying
he/she/it is outcrying
we are outcrying
you are outcrying
they are outcrying
Present Perfect
I have outcried
you have outcried
he/she/it has outcried
we have outcried
you have outcried
they have outcried
Past Continuous
I was outcrying
you were outcrying
he/she/it was outcrying
we were outcrying
you were outcrying
they were outcrying
Past Perfect
I had outcried
you had outcried
he/she/it had outcried
we had outcried
you had outcried
they had outcried
Future
I will outcry
you will outcry
he/she/it will outcry
we will outcry
you will outcry
they will outcry
Future Perfect
I will have outcried
you will have outcried
he/she/it will have outcried
we will have outcried
you will have outcried
they will have outcried
Future Continuous
I will be outcrying
you will be outcrying
he/she/it will be outcrying
we will be outcrying
you will be outcrying
they will be outcrying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outcrying
you have been outcrying
he/she/it has been outcrying
we have been outcrying
you have been outcrying
they have been outcrying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outcrying
you will have been outcrying
he/she/it will have been outcrying
we will have been outcrying
you will have been outcrying
they will have been outcrying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outcrying
you had been outcrying
he/she/it had been outcrying
we had been outcrying
you had been outcrying
they had been outcrying
Conditional
I would outcry
you would outcry
he/she/it would outcry
we would outcry
you would outcry
they would outcry
Past Conditional
I would have outcried
you would have outcried
he/she/it would have outcried
we would have outcried
you would have outcried
they would have outcried
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.outcry - a loud utteranceoutcry - a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; "the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
utterance, vocalization - the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, yowl, roar, roaring - a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal); "his bellow filled the hallway"
blue murder - an extravagantly loud outcry; "she screamed blue murder"
catcall - a cry expressing disapproval
clamoring, clamour, clamouring, hue and cry, clamor - loud and persistent outcry from many people; "he ignored the clamor of the crowd"
halloo - a shout to attract attention; "he gave a great halloo but no one heard him"
hoot - a loud raucous cry (as of an owl)
hosanna - a cry of praise or adoration (to God)
noise - a loud outcry of protest or complaint; "the announcement of the election recount caused a lot of noise"; "whatever it was he didn't like it and he was going to let them know by making as loud a noise as he could"
scream, screaming, shriek, shrieking, screech, screeching - sharp piercing cry; "her screaming attracted the neighbors"
whoop - a loud hooting cry of exultation or excitement
battle cry, war whoop, rallying cry, war cry - a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle
yelling, shouting - uttering a loud inarticulate cry as of pain or excitement
yodel - a songlike cry in which the voice fluctuates rapidly between the normal voice and falsetto
boo, Bronx cheer, razz, razzing, snort, hiss, hoot, raspberry, bird - a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
Verb1.outcry - shout louder than
outdo, outgo, outmatch, outperform, outstrip, surpass, exceed, surmount - be or do something to a greater degree; "her performance surpasses that of any other student I know"; "She outdoes all other athletes"; "This exceeds all my expectations"; "This car outperforms all others in its class"
2.outcry - utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy; "`I won!' he exclaimed"; "`Help!' she cried"; "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"
gee - give a command to a horse to turn to the right side
aah, ooh - express admiration and pleasure by uttering `ooh' or `aah'; "They oohed and aahed when they unwrapped the presents"
cry, scream, shout out, yell, squall, shout, holler, hollo, call - utter a sudden loud cry; "she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle"; "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"
give tongue to, utter, express, verbalise, verbalize - articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise; "She expressed her anger"; "He uttered a curse"
call out - call out loudly, as of names or numbers
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outcry

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outcry

noun
1. A sudden, sharp utterance:
2. Offensively loud and insistent utterances, especially of disapproval:
Idiom: hue and cry.
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Translations
صَرْخَة إسْتِنْكار
opstandelse
felzúdulás
hávær mótmæli
neapmierinātība, protests
búrka hnevu

outcry

[ˈaʊtkraɪ] N (= protest) → protesta f, clamor m; (= noise) → alboroto m
to raise an outcry about sthlevantar fuertes protestas por algo
there was a great outcryhubo fuertes protestas
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

outcry

[ˈaʊtkraɪ] ntollé m
a public outcry → un tollé général
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

outcry

nAufschrei mder Empörung (→ against über +acc); (= public protest)Protestwelle f(against gegen); to cause an outcry against somebody/somethingzu lautstarkem Protest gegen jdn/etw führen; to raise an outcry against somebody/somethinggegen jdn/etw lautstarken Protest erheben; there was a general outcry about the increase in taxeseine Welle des Protests erhob sich wegen der Steuererhöhung
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

outcry

[ˈaʊtˌkraɪ] nprotesta
to raise an outcry about sth → protestare contro qc
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

outcry

(ˈautkrai) noun
a show of disapproval etc, especially by the general public. There was a great outcry about the inadequate train service.
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References in periodicals archive ?
THE LONDON Metal Exchange (LME) is to extend its final open outcry trading sessions, supporting its historic method of buying and selling over a potential shift towards electronic platforms.
It offers a range of products across various asset classes and executes trade through its electronic trading platforms, open outcry and privately negotiated transactions; clearing for exchange-traded contracts and cleared swaps, as well as settlement services; transaction life-cycle management services; and a range of market data services.
The bulk of order imbalances occurs around the beginning of the open outcry trading session when liquidity is sufficiently high.
Better shipping reliability, improved warehousing, higher volumes and more consistent global supply, the regulation and standardization of the import/export trade, and the establishment of foreign trading firms on site for procurement in producing countries all led to heavier reliance on business to business trades rather than large open outcry auctions.
Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange rose 0.8 percent in closing open outcry trading to $6,015 a tonne, paring some of the 2.5 percent losses it posted on Tuesday when it hit a three-month low.
Participating Breweries include Hailstorm Brewing, Sound Growler Brewing, 350 Brewing, One Trick Pony, Open Outcry, Argus and Noon Whistle.
The Cboe has transitioned to more electronic trade than open outcry, drawing back in some participation, ultimately aiming to move to Bats platform, which they purchased in 2016.
The transition from a telephone and open outcry trading platform to computer and electronic order matching platform in the past decade is arguably the biggest structural change in futures markets since they began more than 150 years ago.
'FCBL during that time managed to auction daily 30 trucks through the open outcry auction and two trucks through the online auction,' the manager said.
Rather than open outcry at trading pits, the floor of the exchange is now dominated by hi-tech booths, served by traders equipped with electronic tablets to record trades and deals.
The second round will be through open outcry and determine successful bidders.