strepitous

strepitous

[strep-i-tuhs]
adjective
boisterous; noisy.
Also, strepitant.


Origin:
1675–85; < Latin strepit(us) noise + -ous

unstrepitous, adjective
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strepitous or strepitant (ˈstrɛpɪtəs)
 
adj
rare noisy; boisterous
 
[C17: from Latin strepitus a din]
 
strepitant or strepitant
 
adj
 
[C17: from Latin strepitus a din]

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