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English verb: weep

1. weep (body) shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain

SamplesShe cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death.
The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)express emotion, express feelings

Narrower (hyponym)bawl, blub, blubber, mewl, pule, sniffle, snivel, snuffle, sob, tear, wail, whimper

Verb groupcry

Antonymsexpress joy, express mirth, laugh

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