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v. wept, weep•ing,
Cry can be a verb or a noun. The other forms of the verb are cries, crying, cried. The plural of the noun is cries.
If you cry, tears come out of your eyes because you are unhappy, afraid, or in pain.
In conversation, you can say that someone has a cry.
Weep means the same as cry. Weep is an old-fashioned word which is now used only in stories. The past tense and past participle of weep is wept, not 'weeped'.
In a story, if someone cries something, they shout it.
A cry is something that someone shouts.
Past participle: wept
|Verb||1.||weep - shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain; "She cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death"; "The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs"|
cry - bring into a particular state by crying; "The little boy cried himself to sleep"
bawl - cry loudly; "Don't bawl in public!"
tear - fill with tears or shed tears; "Her eyes were tearing"
sob - weep convulsively; "He was sobbing inconsolably"
blub, blubber, sniffle, snivel, snuffle - cry or whine with snuffling; "Stop snivelling--you got yourself into this mess!"
cry celebrate, delight, triumph, be glad, revel, rejoice, exult, make merry
weep[wiːp] (wept (vb: pt, pp))
to weep for joy → llorar de alegría
to weep for sb → llorar a algn
to weep for one's sins → llorar sus pecados
to weep to see sth → llorar al ver algo
I could have wept → era para desesperarse