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crying (not comparable)
- That demands action or attention.
- There is a crying need for more manual workers in this country.
- That deserves rebuke or censure.
- It is a crying shame that he managed to get away with that!
crying (plural cryings)
- Action of the verb cry.
- Their constant cryings kept us awake!
- Present participle of cry.