crier

 /ˈkraɪə/

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
cri•er /ˈkraɪr/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. a person who cries.
  2. an official who makes public announcements.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
cri•er  (krīər), 
n. 
  1. a person who cries.
  2. a court or town official who makes public announcements.
  3. a hawker.
Etymology:
  • Old French. See cry, -er1
  • Middle English criere 1250–1300


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

crier /ˈkraɪə/ n
  1. a person or animal that cries
  2. (formerly) an official who made public announcements, esp in a town or court



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