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hue and cry

  

      n  
1    (formerly) the pursuit of a suspected criminal with loud cries in order to raise the alarm  
2    any loud public outcry  
     (C16: from Anglo-French hu et cri, from Old French hue outcry, from huer to shout, from hu! shout of warning + cri cry)  
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hue  
      n  
1    the attribute of colour that enables an observer to classify it as red, green, blue, purple, etc., and excludes white, black, and shades of grey  
   See also       colour  
2    a shade of a colour  
3    aspect; complexion  
a different hue on matters     
     (Old English hiw beauty; related to Old Norse hy fine hair, Gothic hiwi form)  


Hué     (French)  
      n   a port in central Vietnam, on the delta of the Hué River near the South China Sea: former capital of the kingdom of Annam, of French Indochina (1883--1946), and of Central Vietnam (1946--54). Pop.: 219149 (1992 est.)  
hue and cry  
      n  
1    (formerly) the pursuit of a suspected criminal with loud cries in order to raise the alarm  
2    any loud public outcry  
     (C16: from Anglo-French hu et cri, from Old French hue outcry, from huer to shout, from hu! shout of warning + cri cry)  

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hue and cry

  
  
brouhaha, clamour, furore, hullabaloo, much ado, outcry, ruction     (informal)   rumpus, uproar  

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hue  
1    colour, dye, shade, tincture, tinge, tint, tone  
2    aspect, cast, complexion, light  


hue and cry     
brouhaha, clamour, furore, hullabaloo, much ado, outcry, ruction     (informal)   rumpus, uproar  

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Consulte también:

hued, huge, Hume, he

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v.
to cry
Lancashian -Northern England dialect word
id.
very different from
The charming and cosy cottage they moved into is a far cry from the tiny flat they were living in before / Her life with that fickle man is a far cry from being a dream life
exp.
an expression used to when you are about to cry
[Slang] Ex. : oh my creys!
n.
(Latin for "God wills it") was the cry of the people at the declaration of the First Crusade by Pope Urban II at the Council of Clermont in 1095.
The phrase appears variously as Deus vult (Classical Latin), Dieu le veut (French), Deus lo vult or Deus lo volt (catalan), etc.
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