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Meaning of CRY FOR

Pronunciation:  krI for

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  need badly or desperately; "This question cries out for an answer"
 Synonyms: cry out for
 See Also: ask, call for, demand, involve, necessitate, need, postulate, require, take



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