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outcry

División en sílabas: out·cry
Pronunciación: /ˈoutˌkrī
 
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Definición de outcry en inglés:

sustantivo (plural outcries)

1An exclamation or shout: an outcry of spontaneous passion
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Her voice yelled over the outcries of many enraged creatures.
  • The entire film is told in a surreal and dreamily clipped dialog of imaginably fashionable faux-period slang and bizarre outcries of passion.
  • It was then that they heard the outcries coming from further down The Deeps, as shouts carried through the dungeon halls.
Sinónimos
1.1A strong expression of public disapproval or anger: the public outcry over the bombing
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The policy did not last more than ten years, as the public outcry grew and more and more people disappeared.
  • But they were eventually given the green light, following a public outcry.
  • I think the council has got the message that it can't just sell off areas which are sensitive like this without a public outcry.
Sinónimos
protest(s), protestation(s), complaints, objections, furor, fuss, commotion, uproar, outbursts, opposition, dissent
informal hullabaloo, ballyhoo, ructions, stink

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