from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Demanding or requiring action or attention: a crying need.
- adj. Abominable; reprehensible: a crying shame.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. That demands action or attention.
- adj. That deserves rebuke or censure.
- n. Action of the verb to cry.
- v. Present participle of cry.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Calling for notice; compelling attention; notorious; heinous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Demanding attention or remedy; notorious; unendurable.
- Melancholy; lamenting.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds)
- adj. demanding attention
- adj. conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible
i bet the xbots are crying "how come they don't make something like that on our Red Ring System just because it messes up in 2 weeks doesn't mean they cant put it on ours too. * crying. *crying*"
I ended up calling her crying from a hotel room in Miami like, "I really love you and miss you," and I don't even remember what it was about but it's hard when you lose a girlfriend.
The natives asserted that they were produced by the inhabitants of shells, and they showed us some which they called the crying shells, from which they asserted the sounds proceeded.
State Environmental Protection Department spokesman Larry Ragonese says neighbors reported what they described as "crying" by the tortoises and were feeding them.
Dear Editor: Isn't this what they call a crying shame?
"Quick," I say, when he calls crying from his dorm because he dreamt about his dad and awakened to the gut wrenching reality that it was, sadly, just a dream, "tell me your top three Dad stories from our first summer on the farm!"
“Of course, with RIAA ` s counsel physically beating on the table, slamming down post-it notes with question after question and scaring Michelle out of her seat, sending her crying from the room, she did not know which way was up for dozens of questions,” he stated.
Any show that can make me fall off my couch from laughing AND crying is a big win in my book.
I just happen to be at a great point in my life business-wise. 2 years ago I was on my mom's sofa, crying from a migraine because I was spending $15,000 a month on payroll and hadn't paid myself in 3 months.
If you saw the movie "Waiting for 'Superman'" you likely started crying from the opening images of orange juice, shoes and backpacks, and consistently sobbed until the closing credits.