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outcry
American English: /ˈaʊtˌkraɪ/
British English: /ˈaʊtkrʌɪ/

Translation of outcry in Spanish:

noun plural -cries

uncountable and countable
  • there was a public outcry
    hubo protestas generalizadas
    pressure groups raised an outcry about the planned development
    grupos de presión manifestaron su indignación ante las obras planeadas
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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