Definition of outcry noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

outcry

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈaʊtkraɪ//
 
(pl. outcries)[countable, uncountable]outcry (at/over/against something)
 
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a reaction of anger or strong protest shown by people in public an outcry over the proposed change The new tax provoked a public outcry. There was outcry at the judge's statement.
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