how to pronounce cried


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the above transcription of cried is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

cried frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word cried occurs in english on average 2.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

cried is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of cried in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… were sensitive so we cried or it hurt …”

meanings of cried


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of cry.

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