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vo·cif·er·ate

 (vō-sĭf′ə-rāt′)
tr. & intr.v. vo·cif·er·at·ed, vo·cif·er·at·ing, vo·cif·er·ates
To utter (something) or cry out loudly and vehemently, especially in protest.

[Latin vōciferārī, vōciferāt-, from *vōcifer, carrying the voice : vōx, vōc-, voice; see voice + -fer, -fer.]

vo·cif′er·a′tion n.
vo·cif′er·a′tor n.
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vociferate

(vəʊˈsɪfəˌreɪt)
vb
to exclaim or cry out about (something) clamorously, vehemently, or insistently
[C17: from Latin vōciferārī to clamour, from vōx voice + ferre to bear]
voˌciferˈation n
voˈciferˌator n
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vo•cif•er•ate

(voʊˈsɪf əˌreɪt)

v.i., v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to speak or cry out loudly, noisily, or vehemently, as in protest or complaint; shout; clamor.
[1590–1600; < Latin vōciferātus, past participle of vōciferāri to shout = vōci-, comb. form of vōx voice + -ferārī, iterative derivative of ferre to bear1]
vo•cif`er•a′tion, n.
vo•cif′er•a`tor, n.
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vociferate


Past participle: vociferated
Gerund: vociferating

Imperative
vociferate
vociferate
Present
I vociferate
you vociferate
he/she/it vociferates
we vociferate
you vociferate
they vociferate
Preterite
I vociferated
you vociferated
he/she/it vociferated
we vociferated
you vociferated
they vociferated
Present Continuous
I am vociferating
you are vociferating
he/she/it is vociferating
we are vociferating
you are vociferating
they are vociferating
Present Perfect
I have vociferated
you have vociferated
he/she/it has vociferated
we have vociferated
you have vociferated
they have vociferated
Past Continuous
I was vociferating
you were vociferating
he/she/it was vociferating
we were vociferating
you were vociferating
they were vociferating
Past Perfect
I had vociferated
you had vociferated
he/she/it had vociferated
we had vociferated
you had vociferated
they had vociferated
Future
I will vociferate
you will vociferate
he/she/it will vociferate
we will vociferate
you will vociferate
they will vociferate
Future Perfect
I will have vociferated
you will have vociferated
he/she/it will have vociferated
we will have vociferated
you will have vociferated
they will have vociferated
Future Continuous
I will be vociferating
you will be vociferating
he/she/it will be vociferating
we will be vociferating
you will be vociferating
they will be vociferating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been vociferating
you have been vociferating
he/she/it has been vociferating
we have been vociferating
you have been vociferating
they have been vociferating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been vociferating
you will have been vociferating
he/she/it will have been vociferating
we will have been vociferating
you will have been vociferating
they will have been vociferating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been vociferating
you had been vociferating
he/she/it had been vociferating
we had been vociferating
you had been vociferating
they had been vociferating
Conditional
I would vociferate
you would vociferate
he/she/it would vociferate
we would vociferate
you would vociferate
they would vociferate
Past Conditional
I would have vociferated
you would have vociferated
he/she/it would have vociferated
we would have vociferated
you would have vociferated
they would have vociferated
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.vociferate - utter in a very loud voicevociferate - utter in a very loud voice; "They vociferated their demands"
give tongue to, utter, express, verbalise, verbalize - articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise; "She expressed her anger"; "He uttered a curse"
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vociferate

verb
To speak or say very loudly or with a shout:
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Translations

vociferate

[vəʊˈsɪfəreɪt]
A. VIvociferar, gritar
B. VTvociferar, gritar
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vociferate

vtschreien; he vociferated his grievanceser machte seinem Unmut Luft
vi (fig)seinem Unmut Luft machen (→ about über +acc)
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References in classic literature ?
"I don't care which of their visions comes true," Archer mused, "as long as the tunnel isn't built yet." In his senseless school-boy happiness he pictured Madame Olenska's descent from the train, his discovery of her a long way off, among the throngs of meaningless faces, her clinging to his arm as he guided her to the carriage, their slow approach to the wharf among slipping horses, laden carts, vociferating teamsters, and then the startling quiet of the ferry-boat, where they would sit side by side under the snow, in the motionless carriage, while the earth seemed to glide away under them, rolling to the other side of the sun.
"I don't know," returned the man, clapping his hands to his mouth nevertheless, and vociferating in a surprising heat and with the greatest ardour, "Spies!
He was doing it now, vociferating, bellowing, waving his arms, and cursing like a fiend, and all because of a disagreement with another hunter as to whether a seal pup knew instinctively how to swim.
In my desperation, I pushed past them, and was about to enter the churchyard gate, when a group of ragged urchins, that had been hanging like bees to the window, suddenly dropped off and made a rush for the porch, vociferating in the uncouth dialect of their country something which signified, 'It's over - they're coming out!'
He therefore rode along with an air of dutiful submission, only groaning and vociferating occasionally that 't was "desp't rough, and bad for Jerry's foot."
Many districts in the province have been vociferating for long to get their basic and constitutional right as far as article 25-A of the Constitution of Pakistan 1973 is all concerned about: free and compulsory education is mandatory till graduation for each citizen of Pakistan.