Idiom: Hue and cry
Meaning: Hue and cry is an expression that used to mean all the people who joined in chasing a criminal or villain. Nowadays, if you do something without hue and cry, you do it discreetly and without drawing attention.Country: International English | Subject Area: General | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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