noun see vociferous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • vociferousness — vociferous ► ADJECTIVE ▪ vehement or clamorous. DERIVATIVES vociferously adverb vociferousness noun. ORIGIN from Latin vociferari exclaim …   English terms dictionary

  • Vociferousness — Vociferous Vo*cif er*ous, a. [Cf. F. vocif[ e]re.] Making a loud outcry; clamorous; noisy; as, vociferous heralds. {Vo*cif er*ous*ly}, adv. {Vo*cif er*ous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vociferousness — See vociferously. * * * …   Universalium

  • vociferousness — noun The state of being vociferous …   Wiktionary

  • vociferousness — n. loudness, shouting, noisiness, clamorousness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vociferousness — vo·cif·er·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • vociferousness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being vociferous …   Useful english dictionary

  • vociferous — adjective Date: circa 1611 marked by or given to vehement insistent outcry • vociferously adverb • vociferousness noun Synonyms: vociferous, clamorous, blatant, strident, boisterous, obstreperous mean so loud or insistent as to compel attention.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vociferous — [vō sif′ər əs] adj. [L vociferari (see VOCIFERATE) + OUS] 1. loud, noisy, or vehement in making one s feelings known; clamorous 2. characterized by clamor or vehement outcry vociferously adv. vociferousness n. SYN. VOCIFEROUS suggests loud and… …   English World dictionary

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