a crying shame
- used for emphasizing how bad or unfair something is
It's a crying shame the way they've treated him!
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crying shame — noun A situation that is considered to be a disgrace, or deplorable. Its a crying shame that so much money has been wasted on this pointless political campaign … Wiktionary
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crying shame — too bad, a pity; total disgrace, complete disgrace … English contemporary dictionary
a crying shame — a situation that makes you feel sad or disappointed It s a crying shame [=it s upsetting to me] that movies are often so violent these days. It d be a crying shame to miss the beginning of the show. • • • Main Entry: ↑crying a crying shame see ↑ … Useful english dictionary
(a) crying shame — a crying shame phrase used for emphasizing how bad or unfair something is It’s a crying shame the way they’ve treated him! Thesaurus: unfairsynonym ways of emphasizing how bad something issynonym Main entry … Useful english dictionary
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(be) a crying shame — be a crying ˈshame idiom (informal) used to emphasize that you think sth is extremely bad or shocking • It s a crying shame to waste all that food. Main entry: ↑cryingidiom … Useful english dictionary