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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 out·cry /ˈaʊtˌkraɪ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Out·cry n.
 1. A vehement or loud cry; a cry of distress, alarm, opposition, or detestation; clamor.
 2. Sale at public auction.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; "the
          speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of
          the audience" [syn: cry, call, yell, shout, vociferation]
      v 1: shout louder than [syn: outshout]
      2: utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy; "`I won!'
         he exclaimed"; "`Help!' she cried"; "`I'm here,' the
         mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost" [syn:
         exclaim, cry, cry out, call out, shout]
      [also: outcried]