Cries [noun]

Definition of Cries:

weeping and making sad sounds

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Sentence/Example of Cries:

Bells were pealing and tolling in all directions, and the air was filled with the sound of distant shouts and cries.

She waved a dissenting hand, and went on, paying no further heed to their renewed cries which sought to detain her.

There I was, practically tête-à-tête with the man; the noise of the crowd drowned my cries and remonstrances.

Then our people were sure they were captured, and there was nothing but cries and confusion.

Dressed in full uniform, amid cries of "Long live our King Joachim," the unfortunate man landed with twenty-six followers.

Pearson was loading his gun as fast as possible, when he heard a loud shout, and cries of “Look out!”

No human ear heard her cries for help, no pitying voice soothed her last agonies.

The poor marble statue at his feet can no longer respond to the cries of her famishing child.

Human and animal cries blended in one piteous appeal for mercy.

He heard again the cries from the summer kitchen as the mother administered punishment for the same.