Definition of 'a far cry'
Example sentences containing 'a far cry'
JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
I just bowed my head like a horse and the rain ran down my neck, a far cry from a man on his way to meet his future wife.WHITE LIES (2002) RESCUING ROSE (2002)
Definition of a far cry from the Collins English Dictionary
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