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weeping, present participle; weeps, 3rd person singular present; wept, past tense; wept, past participle;
  1. Shed tears
    • - a grieving mother wept over the body of her daughter
    • - he wept bitter tears at her cruelty
  2. Utter or express with tears
    • - “No!” she wept
  3. Mourn for; shed tears over
    • - a young widow weeping her lost lord
  4. Exude liquid
    • - she rubbed one of the sores, making it weep
  1. A fit or spell of shedding tears

  1. cry: shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain; "She cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death"; "The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs"
  2. (weeping) crying: the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds); "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"
  3. (weeping) dolorous: showing sorrow
  4. (weeping) cernuous: having branches or flower heads that bend downward; "nodding daffodils"; "the pendulous branches of a weeping willow"; "lilacs with drooping panicles of fragrant flowers"
  5. A weep or a weep-brick is a small opening that allows water to drain from within an assembly. Weeps are located at the bottom of the object to allow for drainage; the weep hole must be sized adequately to overcome surface tension.
  6. WEEP (1400 AM) is a radio station formerly licensed to serve Virginia, Minnesota. The FCC license, most recently held by Full Armor Ministries, Inc., expired on August 1, 2005. The station last aired a Religious radio format. The station began broadcasting in 1936, with a power of 250 watts. ...
  7. (Weeping) Crying (also called sobbing, wailing, weeping, bawling, and blubbering) is shedding tears as a response to an emotional state in humans. ...
  8. (Weeping (song)) "Weeping" is the name of song written by Dan Heymann during the mid 1980s. It is a protest song, the lyrics of which refer to the apartheid system still active in South Africa at the time .
  9. To cry, shed tears
  10. (weeping) Action of the verb to weep
  11. (Weeping) A slow passage of process fluid through an FRP laminate that can occur when a leak path is established by extensive cracking.
  12. (Weeping) A description applied to honeycomb that has damage, especially to cappings, leaking small amounts of honey across the face of the comb.
  13. (Weeping) Leakage of a fluid, A raw or excoriated surface bathed with a moist discharge
  14. (Weeping) Said of tree or variety whose branches droop vertically.
  15. (Weeping) When salts form on the surface of glass as the result of glass disease, they attract water and form droplets on the surface leading to a “weeping” appearance.
  16. (Weeping) used to describe a bottle of wine that is leaking slightly from around the cork, either because of a faulty cork or poor storage allowing the cork to dry and shrink slightly
  17. (Weeping) when water seeps between a meringue and the pie filling
  18. (weeping) (in  human eye (anatomy): Secretion of tears)
  19. (weeping) Description for swiss-style cheeses that have eyes beaded with minuscule droplets of moisture, the natural result of the dissolution of proteins during rip­ening. In such cheeses, weeping signals peak ripeness and flavor. ...
  20. (weeping) Description of a shrub or tree that is pendant in its habit.
  21. Weeping in your dreams, foretells ill tidings and disturbances in your family. To see others weeping, signals pleasant reunion after periods of saddened estrangements. This dream for a young woman is ominous of lovers' quarrels, which can only reach reconciliation by self-abnegation. ...
  22. (Weeps (or Weep Holes)) Drain holes or slots in the sash or framing member to prevent accumulation of condensation & water.
  23. is a permeability of a seal or gasket to a sealed media resulting in a wicking behavior.
  24. A small opening in a wall, through which accumulated moisture may drain to the exterior.
  25. Fluid leakage which stains the outside of the container, but does not actually drip. Generally oil weeping is not a serious problem.