from The Century Dictionary.
- To cry out.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- intransitive verb obsolete To cry aloud.
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- verb transitive, obsolete To
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I can neither read nor write, but sit brooding over the fire on the hearth, piling on wood and sending tall flames and many sparks up the chimney; for that continuous undercry of the iron tongues, 'Pray for the dead! pray for the dead!' fills the valley and seems to fill the world.