[noun out-krahy; verb, out-krahy] /noun ˈaʊtˌkraɪ; verb, ˌaʊtˈkraɪ/
noun, plural outcries.
a strong and usually public expression of protest, indignation, or the like.
verb (used with object), outcried, outcrying.
to outdo in crying; louder than.
noun (ˈaʊtˌkraɪ) (pl) -cries
a widespread or vehement protest
(commerce) a method of trading in which dealers shout out bids and offers at a prearranged meeting: sale by open outcry
verb (ˌaʊtˈkraɪ) -cries, -crying, -cried
(transitive) to cry louder or make more noise than (someone or something)
mid-14c., “act of crying aloud,” from out + cry (v.). In metaphoric sense of “public protest,” first attested 1911 in George Bernard Shaw.
[out-kurv] /ˈaʊtˌkɜrv/ noun 1. Baseball. 2. an outward curve.
[kuht] /kʌt/ verb (used with object), cut, cutting. 1. to penetrate with or as if with a sharp-edged instrument or object: He cut his finger. 2. to divide with or as if with a sharp-edged instrument; sever; carve: to cut a rope. 3. to detach with or as if with a sharp-edged instrument; separate from […]
[dans, dahns] /dæns, dɑns/ verb (used without object), danced, dancing. 1. to move one’s feet or body, or both, rhythmically in a pattern of steps, especially to the accompaniment of music. 2. to leap, skip, etc., as from excitement or emotion; move nimbly or quickly: to dance with joy. 3. to bob up and down: […]
[out-dair] /ˌaʊtˈdɛər/ verb (used with object), outdared, outdaring. 1. to surpass in . 2. to defy; brave.