Definition of crying in English:
Very great: it would be a crying shame to let some other woman have it
More example sentences
- The volume of traffic in that street daily is a crying shame and people who have to shop in the town centre are always on edge with the speed and volume of traffic.
- It would be a crying shame if the carnival disappeared all because of the fear of what might happen.
- It would be a crying shame for the Council to sell it.
Definition of crying in:
- US English dictionary
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