a person who weeps
(formerly) an official who made public announcements
a peddler who shouts to advertise the goods he sells
- Now the crier called the train ready and they got on.
- Leave her alone. She's a natural crier.
- This was where the town crier cried the news.
- He has been designated the crier of this village.
- Francesca: "Yeah, he's running for town crier next year."