English to Xhosa Meaning :: cry

Cry :
ukukhala
- ukukhalanjengongcwelecreebabeha-isikhalobedanduluka
 
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Noun(1) a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition(2) a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate(3) a slogan used to rally support for a cause(4) a fit of weeping(5) the characteristic utterance of an animal
Verb(1) utter a sudden loud cry(2) shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain(3) utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy(4) proclaim or announce in public(5) demand immediate action(6) utter a characteristic sound(7) bring into a particular state by crying

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(1) She had a tight feeling in her chest that she felt could only be relieved by a good cry or a piercing scream.(2) A rallying cry has gone out to save football pitches from the council's axe.(3) McBride recorded more than 100 hours of sounds and will listen to the audio tapes in the next month, in the hope of hearing the bird's cry .(4) a cry of despair(5) Thank you for your quick response to the cry for attention I issued upon my blog.(6) Soon, international opinion took up the cry and the authorities reacted quickly.(7) She went down with a cry of pain as tears sprang to her eyes.(8) it made me cry(9) peace became the popular cry(10) A cry for help sounded through the house as Charlotte, described at Winchester Crown Court as an awkward feeder, stopped breathing.(11) I still have a cry, sometimes, when I realize that my mother is dead(12) Crouched over in agony, Ruth's terrible cry of betrayal seems torn from the depths of her soul.(13) If you are committed to removing all the tangles no matter how long it takes, then give yourself permission to get angry and have a good cry or scream.(14) Don't be afraid to cry , as tears can baptize the soul anew.(15) The likely chairman of the proposed new York rugby league club, Roger Dixon, has issued a rallying cry for fans to keep doing their bit for the cause.(16) He gave an inarticulate cry and attempted to wedge himself further into the corner he was occupying.
Related Words
(1) far cry ::
ukukhalela kude
(2) cry out ::
khalela ngaphandle
(3) to cry ::
ukulila
(4) cry wolf ::
ukukhala wolf
(5) war cry ::
kwempi
(6) cry for the moon ::
bakhalele inyanga
(7) battle cry ::
umkhosi
(8) cry for help ::
Bakhalela uncedo
(9) cry over ::
bakhale phezu
(10) cry on ::
bakhale ku
Synonyms
Noun
1. sob ::
sob
2. call ::
call
3. appeal ::
aphili
4. shout ::
bamemeze
5. yell ::
bathini
6. rallying cry ::
ukukhala ekuxhaseni
Verb
7. weep ::
nilile
8. call ::
call
9. blazon out ::
Blázon ngaphandle
10. squall ::
uqhwithela
11. call out ::
Biza ngaphandle
Different Forms
cred, cree, crees, cry
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I don\

I don't know. I always feel better after a good CRY.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 8


Sheldon Cooper does not cry.

Sheldon Cooper does not CRY.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 7


- I saw you cry.
- Did you say something, my lady?

- I saw you CRY. - Did you say something, my lady?

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 6


You\

You're gonna CRY on cue?

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 4


Princes don\

Princes don't CRY.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 6


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