weep buckets

Cry copiously, as in That sad tale of unrequited love always made her weep buckets. [Colloquial]


Nearby words

  1. ween,
  2. weenie,
  3. weeny,
  4. weeny-bopper,
  5. weep,
  6. weep hole,
  7. weeper,
  8. weepers,
  9. weepie,
  10. weeping

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