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

 weep /ˈwip/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 weep /ˈwɪp/ 動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Weep n. Zool. The lapwing; the wipe; -- so called from its cry.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Weep, obs. imp. of Weep, for wept.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Weep, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Wept p. pr. & vb. n. Weeping.]
 1. Formerly, to express sorrow, grief, or anguish, by outcry, or by other manifest signs; in modern use, to show grief or other passions by shedding tears; to shed tears; to cry.
    And they all wept sore, and fell on Paul's neck.   --Acts xx. 37.
    Phocion was rarely seen to weep or to laugh.   --Mitford.
    And eyes that wake to weep.   --Mrs. Hemans.
    And they wept together in silence.   --Longfellow.
 2. To lament; to complain.  “They weep unto me, saying, Give us flesh, that we may eat.”
 3. To flow in drops; to run in drops.
    The blood weeps from my heart.   --Shak.
 4. To drop water, or the like; to drip; to be soaked.
 5. To hang the branches, as if in sorrow; to be pendent; to droop; -- said of a plant or its branches.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Weep, v. t.
 1. To lament; to bewail; to bemoan.  “I weep bitterly the dead.”
 We wandering go
 Through dreary wastes, and weep each other's woe.   --Pope.
 2. To shed, or pour forth, as tears; to shed drop by drop, as if tears; as, to weep tears of joy.
    Tears, such as angels weep, burst forth.   --Milton.
    Groves whose rich trees wept odorous gums and balm.   --Milton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain; "She 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" [syn: cry] [ant: laugh]
      [also: wept]