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vociferous

[voh-sif-er-uh s] /voʊˈsɪf ər əs/
adjective
1.
crying out noisily; clamorous.
2.
characterized by or uttered with vociferation:
a vociferous manner of expression.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; vocifer(ant) + -ous
Related forms
vociferously, adverb
vociferousness, noun
unvociferous, adjective
unvociferously, adverb
unvociferousness, noun
Can be confused
veracious, vociferous, voracious.
Synonyms
1. loud, noisy, vocal, uproarious, boisterous.
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British Dictionary definitions for vociferousness's

vociferous

/vəʊˈsɪfərəs/
adjective
1.
characterized by vehemence, clamour, or noisiness: vociferous protests
2.
making an outcry or loud noises; clamorous: a vociferous mob
Derived Forms
vociferously, adverb
vociferousness, noun
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Word Origin and History for vociferousness's

vociferous

adj.

1610s, from Latin vociferari "to shout, yell," from vox (genitive vocis) "voice" + root of ferre "to carry" (see infer). Related: Vociferating.

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