Words and Phrases
cry

“cry”

Meaning:

call (noun and verb)

Alternative spelling/meaning:

cry oan (tae) = to call on / to call for

In Literature:

Excerpt from We'll get whut'll dae is by Charlie Gillen

Aye the hooses an motors get bigger,
they cry it a modern trend,
an they play a game cryed ‘Bate yer nybor’ -
an I’m wunnerin whur it wull end

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