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Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Definitions for vociferous

  1. Making a loud outcry; clamorous; noisy.

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Citations for vociferous
Claudio has work to do and I have a vociferous son demanding a story. Ariel Dorfman, Heading South, Looking North: A Bilingual Journey
The local heroes received meals, heard speeches, were presented with flags, and were accompanied to railroad stations by vociferous crowds. Jeffry D. Wert, A Brotherhood of Valor
Origin of vociferous
1605-1615
Vociferous derives from Latin vociferari, "to shout, to cry out" from vox, "voice" + ferre, "to carry."