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for crying out loud

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfor crying out loudfor crying out loudspokenANNOY used when you feel annoyed or impatient with someone For crying out loud, stop nagging! cry
Examples from the Corpus
for crying out loudIt's right in front of you, for crying out loud.A Ford sedan, the very symbol of middle-class moderation, offers electrically heated outside mirrors, for crying out loud.Julian Tavarez is a middle reliever, for crying out loud.The long lie is over Shake yourself for crying out loud.When I were a lad, we used that sort of grunt in our toasters, for crying out loud.Forget it, Rory, for crying out loud forget it.
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