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1. far

adjective. ['ˈfɑːr'] located at a great distance in time or space or degree.

Synonyms

  • far-off
  • utmost
  • out-of-the-way
  • outlying
  • off the beaten track
  • uttermost
  • remote
  • distant
  • farthest
  • distance
  • faraway
  • farther
  • furthermost
  • removed
  • cold
  • farthermost
  • further

Antonyms

  • mild
  • low
  • usual
  • proper

Etymology

  • feor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word far-cry


1. Noun Phrase
Your cat may bizarrely have no appetite at all, a far cry from her usual behavior.

2. cry

verb. ['ˈkraɪ'] utter a sudden loud cry.

Synonyms

  • squall
  • ululate
  • pipe up
  • skreigh
  • let loose
  • yaup
  • holler
  • shout
  • cry out
  • screech
  • call
  • shrill
  • let out
  • scream
  • screak
  • squawk
  • yell
  • wail
  • roar
  • exclaim
  • halloo
  • pipe
  • call out
  • utter
  • yawl
  • hollo
  • shriek
  • outcry
  • skreak
  • howl
  • whoop
  • emit
  • hurrah

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • unfit
  • injured
  • damaged

Etymology

  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. cry

noun. ['ˈkraɪ'] a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition.

Synonyms

  • vociferation
  • utterance
  • bellowing
  • clamouring
  • holler
  • shout
  • hollering
  • yelling
  • bird
  • call
  • screech
  • war whoop
  • roaring
  • Bronx cheer
  • razzing
  • clamoring
  • war cry
  • holloa
  • clamor
  • battle cry
  • snort
  • shouting
  • scream
  • hoot
  • hue and cry
  • yowl
  • noise
  • raspberry
  • screaming
  • screeching
  • yell
  • blue murder
  • shrieking
  • bellow
  • roar
  • boo
  • yodel
  • hosanna
  • hiss
  • halloo
  • rallying cry
  • clamour
  • hollo
  • outcry
  • shriek
  • holla
  • whoop
  • razz
  • catcall

Antonyms

  • put option
  • contraindicate
  • unsuccessful
  • exhale

Etymology

  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. cry

verb. ['ˈkraɪ'] shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain.

Synonyms

  • express feelings
  • sob
  • whimper
  • express emotion
  • blubber
  • bawl
  • mewl
  • wail
  • sniffle
  • snuffle
  • tear
  • snivel
  • weep
  • blub

Antonyms

  • keep quiet
  • take in
  • close up
  • shout

Etymology

  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. cry

verb. ['ˈkraɪ'] utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy.

Synonyms

  • squall
  • express
  • ooh
  • holler
  • shout
  • cry out
  • give tongue to
  • call
  • gee
  • verbalize
  • verbalise
  • scream
  • yell
  • exclaim
  • call out
  • utter
  • hollo
  • outcry
  • aah

Antonyms

  • disappear
  • hide
  • vowel
  • consonant

Etymology

  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. cry

noun. ['ˈkraɪ'] a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate).

Synonyms

  • utterance
  • complaint
  • yell

Antonyms

  • discouragement
  • worth
  • regularity
  • comprehensibility

Etymology

  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. far

adjective. ['ˈfɑːr'] being of a considerable distance or length.

Antonyms

  • close

Etymology

  • feor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. cry

verb. ['ˈkraɪ'] proclaim or announce in public.

Synonyms

  • denote
  • announce

Antonyms

  • broken
  • devoice
  • silence

Etymology

  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. cry

noun. ['ˈkraɪ'] a fit of weeping.

Synonyms

  • blowup
  • gush
  • outburst
  • ebullition

Antonyms

  • whisper
  • ratite
  • carinate
  • demobilize

Etymology

  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. far

adjective. ['ˈfɑːr'] being the animal or vehicle on the right or being on the right side of an animal or vehicle.

Antonyms

  • likely

Etymology

  • feor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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