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clamorous


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clamorous  \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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clamorous 
  adj  :  conspicuously  and  offensively  loud;  given  to  vehement 
  outcry;  "blatant  radios";  "a  clamorous  uproar"; 
  "strident  demands";  "a  vociferous  mob"  [syn:  {blatant}, 
  {clamant},  {clamourous},  {strident},  {vociferous}] 




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