cry for the moon
Joe wants to get Lisa. It's like crying for the moon.
Nothing's happenning here. You're just crying wolf.
It's no use crying over spilt milk.
She's gone now and it's no use crying over spilt milk.
for crying out loud
Will you stop babbling, for crying out loud?
Their lives are a far cry from his own poor childhood.
At the meeting, the parents were in full cry, demanding further government spending on schools.
cry it from the housetop
Even if you have found the secret, there is no need to cry it from the housetop.