cry-baby


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cry-baby

A person who cries or complains a lot, especially for little reason. James whines and complains whenever he doesn't get his own way. He's such a cry-baby!
References in classic literature ?
Well, we'll let the cry-baby go home to his mother, won't we, Huck?
If he doesn't stop acting like a cry-baby I'm going to resign my position here and go to work.
Haye blamed his broken toe - and was labelled a cry-baby by promoter Frank Warren.
To talk about toes and whatever afterwards is just cry-baby stuff and I thought it was quite embarrassing.
A girl gets to give a scruff y guy a makeover; shows another how to get in touch with his feminine side and comforts a big cuddly cry-baby.
Even boyband JLS would be preferable to cry-baby Quigg and his croaking, fist-punching High School Musical routines.
As far as the money is concerned, he should take the advice he is giving - and stop being a cry-baby.
At stake was one job: being a swing on Cry-Baby, the stage version of John Waters' 1990 film starring Johnny Depp.
Our Cry-Baby isn't such a hellion after all, though he does try to persuade Allison to loosen up in "Can I Kiss You With Tongue?
Elsewhere in the show, the former England captain admitted he's a cry-baby.
Not off Hairspray (the movie), John Waters was courted by Hollywood for the first time and used his clout to make the 1990 rockabilly musical Cry-Baby, which launched Johnny Depp's film career.
And he still holds the top spot in the 'Best Quote of BB6" contest, for the winning line he used to dismiss the dimwitted trio of Anthony the Android, Cry-baby Craig and Maxwell the Goon.
She has won many MMVAs and hasn't wept before, but was a real cry-baby this time round.
Q:MY six-year-old is a real cry-baby who bursts into tears about trivial things - especially if anyone makes a harmless joke that he thinks is aimed at him.
Our hero eventually discovers that he can't have fame and fortune without disrupting the equilibrium of all he holds dear, which is when Pecker spins into the Rodney King-ish, "Can't we all just get along" yearning that underscored Waters's musicals Hairspray and Cry-Baby.