Curse and complain

decry
(v)
dǝ-CRY
Meaning

express strong disapproval of; disparage; denounce

1st Sample Sentence

There is no doubt that the opposition and millions of citizens will decry the government's backtracking on this election promise.

Synonyms

censure, decry, denounce, deplore, deprecate, impugn, lambaste, reproach, upbraid

Antonyms

extol, laud, lionize

Mnemonics

deep + cry. focus on the CRY PART. a girl CRYING to express her disapproval of getting married now. De+ cry= kids cry when they want to show disapproval.

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