cry - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate cry

cry is hyphenated as cry

How to pronounce cry

cry is pronounced kr äɪ

Number of syllables in cry

The number of syllables in cry is 1

What part of speech in cry?

cry can be a transitive verb or a noun or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word cry?

cry is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does cry convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'cry'

again, before, came, even, fear, help, like, night, over, pain, sleep, tear, throat, time, will

Common collocations before 'cry'

began, child, did, gave, heard, just, let, like, look, made, make, might, start, want, will

Common collocations of 'cry'

again, baby, back, before, began, came, child, did, down, even, gave, heard, just, let, like, little, look, made, make, man, might, never, only, over, pain, sound, start, time, want, will

Words with similar spelling to cry

cay, coy, cray, cru, dry, fry, pry, try

Common Verb Collocations of cry

arise, be, begin, break, can, cause, come, do, give, go, have, hear, laugh, let, make, may, might, must, raise, see, seem, shall, start, take, try, utter, want, will, use, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of cry

battle, deaf, enough, faint, far, first, full, good, great, hard, high, little, long, loud, low, much, okay, old, pierce, pitch, rally, ready, sharp, short, shrill, small, sudden, very, war, wild

Common Conjunction Collocations of cry

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor, So

Lists containing cry

Common collocations after 'began'
Common collocations of 'pain'
Common collocations of 'rage'
Common collocations before 'joy'
Common collocations of 'joy'
Common collocations of 'fury'
Common collocations before 'despair'
Common collocations of 'despair'
Common collocations of 'mercy'
Common collocations before 'triumph'
Common collocations of 'triumph'
Common collocations before 'echo'
Common collocations of 'echo'
Common collocations of 'arose'
Common collocations of 'earnest'
Common collocations before 'anguish'
Common collocations of 'anguish'
Common collocations of 'startling'
Common collocations after 'piercing'
Common collocations of 'piercing'
Common collocations of 'hoarse'
Common collocations before 'outrage'
Common collocations of 'fright'
Common collocations of 'composure'
Common collocations of 'lure'
Common collocations of 'ecstasy'
Common collocations of 'Lucien'
Common collocations of 'revulsion'
Common collocations of 'Edith'
Common collocations of 'grit'
Common collocations of 'wrung'
Common collocations of 'Nile'
Common collocations of 'gruffly'
Common collocations before 'ancestral'
Common collocations of 'ancestral'
Spache Words
Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to cay
Words with similar spelling to Coy
Words with similar spelling to cray
Words with similar spelling to cru
Words with similar spelling to dry
Words with similar spelling to fry
Words with similar spelling to pry
Words with similar spelling to try
Words with similar spelling to wry
Synonyms of 'advertise'
Synonyms of 'alleluia'
Synonyms of 'appeal'
Synonyms of 'applaud'
Synonyms of 'applause'
Synonyms of 'ballyhoo'
Synonyms of 'bark'
Synonyms of 'battle cry'
Synonyms of 'bawl'
Synonyms of 'bay'
Synonyms of 'bellow'
Synonyms of 'bid'
Synonyms of 'blare'
Synonyms of 'blat'
Synonyms of 'blaze'
Synonyms of 'blazon'
Synonyms of 'bleat'
Synonyms of 'blubber'
Synonyms of 'blurb'
Synonyms of 'bray'
Synonyms of 'buzz'
Synonyms of 'byword'
Synonyms of 'call'
Synonyms of 'canard'
Synonyms of 'catchword'
Synonyms of 'caterwaul'
Synonyms of 'celebrate'
Synonyms of 'celebrity'
Synonyms of 'cheer'
Synonyms of 'chic'
Synonyms of 'clamor'
Synonyms of 'clang'
Synonyms of 'cliche'
Synonyms of 'common knowledge'
Synonyms of 'complain'
Synonyms of 'craze'
Synonyms of 'crow'
Synonyms of 'crying'
Synonyms of 'daylight'
Synonyms of 'declaim'
Synonyms of 'deplore'
Synonyms of 'eclat'
Synonyms of 'ejaculate'
Synonyms of 'entreaty'
Synonyms of 'exclamation'
Synonyms of 'exposure'
Synonyms of 'fad'
Synonyms of 'fame'
Synonyms of 'fashion'
Common Noun Collocations of alarm
Common Noun Collocations of aloud
Common Noun Collocations of agony
Common Noun Collocations of amid
Common Noun Collocations of alarmed
Common Noun Collocations of awakened
Common Noun Collocations of arose
Common Noun Collocations of applause
Common Noun Collocations of anguish
Common Noun Collocations of amidst
Common Noun Collocations of agonizing
Common Noun Collocations of agonized
Common Noun Collocations of assailed
Common Noun Collocations of anguished
Common Verb Collocations of aloud
Common Verb Collocations of agony
Common Verb Collocations of angrily
Common Verb Collocations of anguish
Common Verb Collocations of aghast
Common Verb Collocations of auntie
Common Verb Collocations of accusingly
Common Verb Collocations of announcer
Common Verb Collocations of apprehensively
Common Noun Collocations of baby
Common Noun Collocations of battle
Common Noun Collocations of blizzard
Common Verb Collocations of began
Common Verb Collocations of boy
Common Verb Collocations of broke
Common Verb Collocations of baby
Common Verb Collocations of burst
Common Verb Collocations of belly
Common Verb Collocations of babies
Common Verb Collocations of bitterly
Common Verb Collocations of bursting
Common Verb Collocations of baron
Common Verb Collocations of bowing
Common Verb Collocations of banging
Common Verb Collocations of blacksmith
Common Verb Collocations of banker
Common Verb Collocations of beaming
Common Verb Collocations of burly
Common Verb Collocations of breathlessly
Common Verb Collocations of burying
Common Verb Collocations of betrothed
Common Verb Collocations of barber
Common Verb Collocations of boo
Common Verb Collocations of babbling
Common Verb Collocations of bothers
Common Verb Collocations of baker
Common Verb Collocations of bandit
Common Verb Collocations of brightening
Common Verb Collocations of bravo
Common Verb Collocations of brandishing
Common Verb Collocations of booby
Common Verb Collocations of baring
Common Verb Collocations of blacked
Common Noun Collocations of choked
Common Noun Collocations of choking
Common Noun Collocations of curses
Common Noun Collocations of cheery
Common Noun Collocations of cheers
Common Verb Collocations of captain
Common Verb Collocations of colonel
Common Verb Collocations of companion
Common Verb Collocations of catching
Common Verb Collocations of clutching
Common Verb Collocations of clung
Common Verb Collocations of corporal
Common Verb Collocations of clinging
Common Verb Collocations of constable
Common Verb Collocations of coughing
Common Verb Collocations of cursing
Common Verb Collocations of cheerfully
Common Verb Collocations of choking
Common Verb Collocations of chorus
Common Verb Collocations of complaining
Common Verb Collocations of cheery
Common Verb Collocations of chattering
Common Verb Collocations of comrade
Common Verb Collocations of collapsing
Common Verb Collocations of commodore
Common Verb Collocations of clattered
Common Verb Collocations of clapping
Common Verb Collocations of cringed
Common Noun Collocations of despair
Common Noun Collocations of distress
Common Noun Collocations of dismay
Common Noun Collocations of drowning
Common Noun Collocations of drown
Common Noun Collocations of deaf
Common Noun Collocations of deafening
Common Noun Collocations of dismal
Common Noun Collocations of despairing
Common Verb Collocations of darling
Common Verb Collocations of desperation
Common Verb Collocations of defiantly
Common Verb Collocations of distraught
Common Verb Collocations of daytime
Common Verb Collocations of dank
Common Verb Collocations of distractedly
Common Noun Collocations of echoed
Common Noun Collocations of echoing
Common Noun Collocations of eerie
Common Noun Collocations of eldritch
Common Noun Collocations of exultation
Common Noun Collocations of exclamations
Common Noun Collocations of exultant
Common Noun Collocations of eld
Common Verb Collocations of eagerly
Common Verb Collocations of embraced
Common Verb Collocations of excitedly
Common Verb Collocations of endlessly
Common Verb Collocations of exasperated
Common Verb Collocations of exasperation
Common Verb Collocations of enthusiastically
Common Verb Collocations of ecstasy
Common Verb Collocations of embracing
Common Noun Collocations of far
Common Noun Collocations of faint
Common Noun Collocations of frantic
Common Noun Collocations of forsaken
Common Noun Collocations of frightful
Common Noun Collocations of fainter
Common Verb Collocations of foul
Common Verb Collocations of frantically
Common Verb Collocations of furiously
Common Verb Collocations of fiercely
Common Verb Collocations of flooded
Common Verb Collocations of forgetting
Common Verb Collocations of fits
Common Verb Collocations of flinch
Common Verb Collocations of flinging
Common Verb Collocations of feebly
Common Verb Collocations of fervently
Common Verb Collocations of friar
Common Verb Collocations of flushing
Common Verb Collocations of feverishly
Common Verb Collocations of flyer
Common Verb Collocations of funerals
Common Verb Collocations of flourishing
Common Verb Collocations of fussing
Common Verb Collocations of fretting
Common Verb Collocations of flattening
Common Verb Collocations of farewells
Common Verb Collocations of floe
Common Noun Collocations of grief
Common Noun Collocations of greeted
Common Noun Collocations of goblin
Common Noun Collocations of greeting
Common Noun Collocations of gasping
Common Noun Collocations of groan
Common Noun Collocations of gestures
Common Noun Collocations of gasps
Common Noun Collocations of glee
Common Noun Collocations of gazes
Common Noun Collocations of gaudy
Common Noun Collocations of grunts
Common Noun Collocations of groans
Common Noun Collocations of gulls
Common Noun Collocations of guttural
Common Noun Collocations of gull
Common Noun Collocations of gong
Common Noun Collocations of gateways
Common Noun Collocations of gleeful
Common Noun Collocations of gladness
Common Noun Collocations of gendarme
Common Verb Collocations of groaned
Common Verb Collocations of goblins
Common Verb Collocations of ghosts
Common Verb Collocations of groaning
Common Verb Collocations of gulls
Common Verb Collocations of gleefully
Common Verb Collocations of gruel
Common Verb Collocations of gory
Common Noun Collocations of heard
Common Noun Collocations of help
Common Noun Collocations of hear
Common Noun Collocations of horror
Common Noun Collocations of hears
Common Noun Collocations of hoarse
Common Noun Collocations of hideous
Common Noun Collocations of hawk
Common Noun Collocations of howl
Common Noun Collocations of hounds
Common Noun Collocations of hound
Common Noun Collocations of heed
Common Noun Collocations of heave
Common Noun Collocations of ho
Common Noun Collocations of hue
Common Noun Collocations of heedless
Common Noun Collocations of howls
Common Noun Collocations of heron
Common Noun Collocations of hooting
Common Noun Collocations of herald
Common Noun Collocations of heresy
Common Noun Collocations of hoot
Common Noun Collocations of hyena
Common Noun Collocations of honking
Common Noun Collocations of hisses
Common Noun Collocations of hoots
Common Noun Collocations of hurrah
Common Noun Collocations of hunchback
Common Noun Collocations of hawkers
Common Noun Collocations of hungers
Common Verb Collocations of hearts
Common Verb Collocations of hugged
Common Verb Collocations of howling
Common Verb Collocations of hugging
Common Verb Collocations of hem
Common Verb Collocations of hysterical
Common Verb Collocations of hue
Common Verb Collocations of hen
Common Verb Collocations of hysterically
Common Verb Collocations of harpoon
Common Verb Collocations of huskily
Common Verb Collocations of hollowly
Common Verb Collocations of handcuff
Common Verb Collocations of hailing
Common Adjective Collocations of havoc
Common Noun Collocations of insults
Common Noun Collocations of inaudible
Common Noun Collocations of inarticulate
Common Verb Collocations of infant
Common Verb Collocations of injustice
Common Verb Collocations of incomprehensible
Common Verb Collocations of incessantly
Common Verb Collocations of insistently
Common Verb Collocations of imploring
Common Verb Collocations of inarticulate
Common Noun Collocations of joy
Common Noun Collocations of joyful
Common Noun Collocations of joyous
Common Noun Collocations of jubilant
Common Noun Collocations of jubilation
Common Noun Collocations of jeers
Common Noun Collocations of jubilee
Common Noun Collocations of jogs
Common Verb Collocations of jumped
Common Verb Collocations of joy
Common Verb Collocations of jumping
Common Verb Collocations of jackal
Common Verb Collocations of jerking
Common Verb Collocations of jag
Common Verb Collocations of joyfully
Common Verb Collocations of jingled
Common Verb Collocations of joyously
Common Verb Collocations of jay
Common Verb Collocations of jailer
Common Verb Collocations of jester
Common Verb Collocations of jovially
Common Verb Collocations of jags
Common Verb Collocations of jubilation
Common Verb Collocations of jeweller
Common Verb Collocations of jubilantly
Common Verb Collocations of jeeringly
Common Noun Collocations of kinder
Common Verb Collocations of kissing
Common Verb Collocations of kneeling
Common Verb Collocations of knight
Common Verb Collocations of kitten
Common Verb Collocations of knitted
Common Verb Collocations of keening
Common Verb Collocations of kneeled
Common Noun Collocations of laugh
Common Noun Collocations of loud
Common Noun Collocations of lookout
Common Noun Collocations of loudest
Common Noun Collocations of lamentation
Common Noun Collocations of loon
Common Noun Collocations of lusty
Common Noun Collocations of lamentable
Common Verb Collocations of laughed
Common Verb Collocations of laugh
Common Verb Collocations of loud
Common Verb Collocations of laughing
Common Verb Collocations of loudly
Common Verb Collocations of louder
Common Verb Collocations of lone
Common Verb Collocations of las
Common Verb Collocations of loudest
Common Verb Collocations of lament
Common Verb Collocations of lullaby
Common Verb Collocations of lattice
Common Verb Collocations of leer
Common Verb Collocations of lamentation
Common Verb Collocations of lamenting
Common Verb Collocations of loam
Common Verb Collocations of laughingly
Common Noun Collocations of mercy
Common Noun Collocations of muffled
Common Noun Collocations of mob
Common Noun Collocations of muted
Common Noun Collocations of mingled
Common Noun Collocations of moan
Common Noun Collocations of moaning
Common Noun Collocations of murmurs
Common Noun Collocations of mournful
Common Noun Collocations of moans
Common Noun Collocations of maddening
Common Noun Collocations of monotonous
Common Noun Collocations of mingling
Common Noun Collocations of mourners
Common Noun Collocations of mistook
Common Verb Collocations of makes
Common Verb Collocations of mate
Common Verb Collocations of madame
Common Verb Collocations of mercy
Common Verb Collocations of muffled
Common Verb Collocations of madam
Common Verb Collocations of monk
Common Verb Collocations of moaned
Common Verb Collocations of mock
Common Verb Collocations of mourning
Common Verb Collocations of maiden
Common Verb Collocations of moaning
Common Verb Collocations of miserably
Common Verb Collocations of monsieur
Common Verb Collocations of mocked
Common Verb Collocations of mademoiselle
Common Verb Collocations of motioning
Common Verb Collocations of madder
Common Verb Collocations of merrily
Common Verb Collocations of marshal
Common Verb Collocations of mamma
Common Verb Collocations of mightily
Common Verb Collocations of maternal
Common Verb Collocations of matron
Common Verb Collocations of mourners
Common Verb Collocations of musketeer
Common Verb Collocations of mockingly
Common Verb Collocations of morosely
Common Verb Collocations of maddened
Common Noun Collocations of noises
Common Noun Collocations of newborn
Common Noun Collocations of needy
Common Noun Collocations of nix
Common Noun Collocations of nighthawk
Common Noun Collocations of nightbird
Common Noun Collocations of newsboy
Common Noun Collocations of newsboys
Common Noun Collocations of nancy
Common Verb Collocations of ninth
Common Verb Collocations of newsboys
Common Noun Collocations of outrage
Common Noun Collocations of owls
Common Noun Collocations of oarsman
Common Verb Collocations of oranges
Common Verb Collocations of orphans
Common Verb Collocations of outbursts
Common Verb Collocations of outspread
Common Verb Collocations of obstreperous
Common Noun Collocations of piercing
Common Noun Collocations of pitiful
Common Noun Collocations of parrot
Common Noun Collocations of pursuers
Common Verb Collocations of pain
Common Verb Collocations of putting
Common Verb Collocations of pulling
Common Verb Collocations of pushing
Common Verb Collocations of pointing
Common Verb Collocations of protested
Common Verb Collocations of pressing
Common Verb Collocations of pounding
Common Verb Collocations of protest
Common Verb Collocations of peering
Common Verb Collocations of pillow
Common Verb Collocations of princess
Common Verb Collocations of pretending
Common Verb Collocations of prayed
Common Verb Collocations of praying
Common Verb Collocations of pleading
Common Verb Collocations of pirate
Common Verb Collocations of piercing
Common Verb Collocations of pleaded
Common Verb Collocations of passageway
Common Verb Collocations of patting
Common Verb Collocations of panted
Common Verb Collocations of puffy
Common Verb Collocations of protesting
Common Verb Collocations of pee
Common Verb Collocations of provoked
Common Verb Collocations of parrot
Common Verb Collocations of puddles
Common Verb Collocations of passionately
Common Verb Collocations of pricked
Common Verb Collocations of playfully
Common Noun Collocations of quail
Common Noun Collocations of quavering
Common Noun Collocations of querulous
Common Noun Collocations of quaked
Common Noun Collocations of quotidian
Common Verb Collocations of queen
Common Verb Collocations of quarts
Common Verb Collocations of quits
Common Verb Collocations of quavering
Common Verb Collocations of quarreling
Common Verb Collocations of quarrelled
Common Verb Collocations of querulous
Common Verb Collocations of querulously
Common Verb Collocations of quarried
Common Verb Collocations of quarto
Common Verb Collocations of quittance
Common Noun Collocations of raised
Common Noun Collocations of rage
Common Noun Collocations of rang
Common Noun Collocations of rushed
Common Noun Collocations of ringing
Common Noun Collocations of raven
Common Noun Collocations of rung
Common Noun Collocations of reproach
Common Noun Collocations of rooster
Common Noun Collocations of rueful
Common Noun Collocations of raucous
Common Noun Collocations of rasp
Common Noun Collocations of ravens
Common Noun Collocations of rapture
Common Noun Collocations of resounding
Common Verb Collocations of roared
Common Verb Collocations of rimmed
Common Verb Collocations of roasted
Common Verb Collocations of ribbons
Common Verb Collocations of recoiled
Common Verb Collocations of rapier
Common Verb Collocations of rushes
Common Verb Collocations of ravens
Common Verb Collocations of rims
Common Verb Collocations of restful
Common Verb Collocations of restlessness
Common Noun Collocations of surprise
Common Noun Collocations of sounded
Common Noun Collocations of scream
Common Noun Collocations of startled
Common Noun Collocations of shouting
Common Noun Collocations of shout
Common Noun Collocations of staggered
Common Noun Collocations of sprang
Common Noun Collocations of screams
Common Noun Collocations of shouts
Common Noun Collocations of sobbing
Common Noun Collocations of shriek
Common Noun Collocations of surged
Common Noun Collocations of shrill
Common Noun Collocations of striding
Common Noun Collocations of sob
Common Noun Collocations of scout
Common Noun Collocations of stork
Common Noun Collocations of saluted
Common Noun Collocations of sleek
Common Noun Collocations of strangled
Common Verb Collocations of saw
Common Verb Collocations of started
Common Verb Collocations of stop
Common Verb Collocations of stopped
Common Verb Collocations of shoulder
Common Verb Collocations of saying
Common Verb Collocations of sleep
Common Verb Collocations of sounded
Common Verb Collocations of sudden
Common Verb Collocations of snapped
Common Verb Collocations of softly
Common Verb Collocations of smiling
Common Verb Collocations of streets
Common Verb Collocations of shaking
Common Verb Collocations of screamed
Common Verb Collocations of starting
Common Verb Collocations of stones
Common Verb Collocations of screaming
Common Verb Collocations of scream
Common Verb Collocations of silently
Common Verb Collocations of startled
Common Verb Collocations of slammed
Common Verb Collocations of struggled
Common Verb Collocations of sank
Common Verb Collocations of shouting
Common Verb Collocations of shame
Common Verb Collocations of spare
Common Verb Collocations of sergeant
Common Verb Collocations of starts
Common Verb Collocations of shout
Common Verb Collocations of struggling
Common Verb Collocations of sprang
Common Verb Collocations of stepping
Common Verb Collocations of scrambled
Common Verb Collocations of sheer
Common Verb Collocations of spilled
Common Verb Collocations of slumped
Common Verb Collocations of stops
Common Verb Collocations of sorrow
Common Verb Collocations of stretching
Common Verb Collocations of swollen
Common Verb Collocations of sailor
Common Verb Collocations of sailors
Common Verb Collocations of spells
Common Verb Collocations of shrieked
Common Verb Collocations of snapping
Common Verb Collocations of streaming
Common Verb Collocations of stung
Common Verb Collocations of stout
Common Verb Collocations of sobbing
Common Verb Collocations of sparkling
Common Verb Collocations of stricken
Common Verb Collocations of straining
Common Verb Collocations of sucking
Common Verb Collocations of slamming
Common Verb Collocations of shrill
Common Verb Collocations of staggering
Common Verb Collocations of squeezing
Common Verb Collocations of striding
Common Verb Collocations of shrieking
Common Verb Collocations of sob
Common Verb Collocations of scout
Common Verb Collocations of swelled
Common Verb Collocations of stork
Common Verb Collocations of shoving
Common Verb Collocations of sire
Common Verb Collocations of sentry
Common Verb Collocations of sweetheart
Common Verb Collocations of shuddering
Common Verb Collocations of scrambling
Common Verb Collocations of strangled
Common Verb Collocations of shrank
Common Verb Collocations of slapping
Common Adjective Collocations of screaming
Common Noun Collocations of thumping
Common Noun Collocations of taunting
Common Noun Collocations of taunted
Common Noun Collocations of tumultuous
Common Verb Collocations of threw
Common Verb Collocations of throwing
Common Verb Collocations of terrified
Common Verb Collocations of tones
Common Verb Collocations of tossing
Common Verb Collocations of tugging
Common Verb Collocations of turkey
Common Verb Collocations of thrusting
Common Verb Collocations of triumphantly
Common Verb Collocations of telltale
Common Verb Collocations of turnips
Common Verb Collocations of tensely
Common Noun Collocations of uttered
Common Noun Collocations of unison
Common Noun Collocations of uttering
Common Noun Collocations of unearthly
Common Noun Collocations of utters
Common Noun Collocations of unwonted
Common Noun Collocations of unmanly
Common Verb Collocations of uncontrollably
Common Verb Collocations of unashamedly
Common Verb Collocations of upbraided