- to cry because you are very sad or are feeling some other strong emotion
- He wept at the news of her death.
- She sat down and wept.
- He wept with joy/relief.
- He wept bitter tears of disappointment.
- The wound was weeping pus. [=pus was slowly coming out from the wound]
- a weeping wound
- The meringue will weep if you put it in the fridge.
- She sat down and had a weep. [=cry]