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clamorous

[klam-er-uh s] /ˈklæm ər əs/
adjective
1.
full of, marked by, or of the nature of clamor.
2.
vigorous in demands or complaints.
Origin
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English. See clamor1, -ous
Related forms
clamorously, adverb
clamorousness, noun
nonclamorous, adjective
nonclamorously, adverb
unclamorous, adjective
unclamorously, adverb
unclamorousness, noun
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  • Worshiped for centuries by amorous couples coupling clamorously.
Word Origin and History for clamorously

clamorous

adj.

c.1400, from Middle French clamoreux or directly from Medieval Latin clamorosus, from Latin clamor "a shout" (see clamor (n.)). Related: Clamorously; clamorousness.

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