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Meaning of CLAMOROUS

Pronunciation:  'klamurus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry; "blatant radios"; "a clamorous uproar"; "strident demands"; "a vociferous mob"
 

CLAMOROUS is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: blatant, clamant, noisy, strident, vociferous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Clam"or*ous\, a. [LL. clamorosus, for L. Clamosus:
cf. OF. clamoreux.]
Speaking and repeating loud words; full of clamor; calling or
demanding loudly or urgently; vociferous; noisy; bawling;
loud; turbulent. ``My young ones were clamorous for a
morning's excursion.'' --Southey. -- {Clam"or*ous*ly}, adv.
-- {Clam"or*ous*ness}, n.

 
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