To cry down - definition of To cry down by The Free Dictionary
To cry down
|to decry; to depreciate; to dispraise; to condemn.|
See also: Cry
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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I knew he was getting emotional and did not want to cry down
The First to Cry Down
Injustice makes important new contributions to the extant scholarship on prewar and wartime Japanese American and Jewish race relations.
If you want to cry down
the phone for three hours, that's alright."
I was trying not to cry down
the phone and stay strong.
A quarter of those who call in sick put on a weak voice and 3 per cent even manage to cry down