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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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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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