vociferate

  • 1Vociferate — Vo*cif er*ate, v. i. [L. vociferatus, p. p. vociferari to vociferate; vox, vocis, voice + ferre to bear. See {Voice}, and {Bear} to carry.] To cry out with vehemence; to exclaim; to bawl; to clamor. Cowper. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2Vociferate — Vo*cif er*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Vociferated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vociferating}.] To utter with a loud voice; to shout out. [1913 Webster] Though he may vociferate the word liberty. V. Knox. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3vociferate — index interject Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4vociferate — (v.) 1620s, from L. vociferatus, pp. of vociferari, from voci , stem of vox voice (see VOICE (Cf. voice)) + ferre to carry (see INFER (Cf. infer)). Related: Vociferated; vociferating …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5vociferate — *roar, bellow, bluster, bawl, clamor, howl, ululate Analogous words: *shout, yell, shriek, scream, screech, holler …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6vociferate — [vō sif′ər āt΄] vt., vi. vociferated, vociferating [< L vociferatus, pp. of vociferari, to cry out < vox,VOICE + ferre, to BEAR1] to utter or shout loudly or vehemently; bawl; clamor vociferation n. vociferator n …

    English World dictionary

  • 7vociferate — verb a) To cry out with vehemence; to exclaim; to bawl; to clamor. , Though he may vociferate the word liberty b) To utter with a loud voice; to shout out …

    Wiktionary

  • 8vociferate — verb ( ated; ating) Etymology: Latin vociferatus, past participle of vociferari, from voc , vox voice + ferre to bear more at voice, bear Date: 1599 transitive verb to utter loudly ; shout intransitive verb to cry out loudly …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9vociferate — vociferator, n. /voh sif euh rayt /, v.i., v.t., vociferated, vociferating. to speak or cry out loudly or noisily; shout; bawl. [1590 1600; < L vociferatus (ptp. of vociferari to shout), equiv. to voci , s. of vox VOICE + fer(re) to BEAR1 + atus&#8230; …

    Universalium

  • 10vociferate — Synonyms and related words: bellow out, call out, clamor, cry, cry out, holler, holler out, hollo, make an outcry, make an uproar, outcry, pipe up, raise a clamor, shout, shout out, shrill, sing out, yell, yell out …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11vociferate — I (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. shout, clamor, holler, bellow, rant, rave, thunder, fume, fuss, *raise a stink, raise one s voice, carry on vehemently. ANT.: whisper, speak softly II (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To speak or say very loudly or with …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12vociferate — vo|cif|er|ate [vəˈsıfəreıt, vəu US vou ] v [i]formal to shout loudly, especially when you are complaining …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13vociferate — vo·cif·er·ate || vəʊ sɪfÉ™reɪt v. yell, shout, cry out (especially in protest) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14vociferate — [və(ʊ) sɪfəreɪt] verb shout, complain, or argue loudly or vehemently. Derivatives vociferant adjective vociferation noun Origin C16 (earlier (ME) as vociferation): from L. vociferat , vociferari exclaim …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 15vociferate — I. v. n. 1. Cry, bawl, roar, cry out, exclaim, cry out with vehemence. 2. Rant, mouth. II. v. a. Cry aloud, roar out, utter loudly or vehemently …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 16vociferate — verb (I) formal to shout loudly, especially when complaining vociferation noun (C, U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17vociferate — v shout, shout out, bellow, Inf. holler, yell, whoop, hoot, boo, hiss, catcall; scream, shriek, screech, cry out, yowl, Scot, and North Eng. skirl; cry, squall, bawl, wail, boo hoo, bray, yelp, moan, groan, howl, caterwaul, ululate; rant, rant&#8230; …

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  • 18vociferate — vo·cif·er·ate …

    English syllables

  • 19vociferate — vo•cif•er•ate [[t]voʊˈsɪf əˌreɪt[/t]] v. i. v. t. at•ed, at•ing to speak or cry out loudly, noisily, or vehemently, as in protest or complaint; shout; clamor • Etymology: 1590–1600; &LT; L vōciferātus, ptp. of vōciferāri to shout = vōci , comb.&#8230; …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20vociferate — [c]/vəˈsɪfəreɪt / (say vuh sifuhrayt) verb (vociferated, vociferating) –verb (i) 1. to cry out loudly or noisily; shout; bawl. –verb (t) 2. to utter in a loud cry. {Late Latin vōciferātus, past participle} –vociferator, noun …

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