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vo·cif·er·ous

 (vō-sĭf′ər-əs)
adj.
Making, given to, or marked by noisy and vehement outcry.

[Latin vocifer(ārī), to speak loudly; see vociferate, -ous.]

vo·cif′er·ous·ly adv.
vo·cif′er·ous·ness n.
Synonyms: vociferous, blatant, boisterous, strident, clamorous
These adjectives mean conspicuously and usually offensively loud. Vociferous suggests a noisy outcry, as of vehement protest: vociferous complaints. Blatant connotes coarse or vulgar noisiness: "students demanding unlimited freedom in a noisy and blatant protest against all university authority" (Thomas Anthony Harris).
Boisterous implies unrestrained noise, tumult, and often rowdiness: boisterous youths. Strident stresses offensive harshness, shrillness, or discordance: a legislator with a strident voice. Something clamorous is both vociferous and sustained: a clamorous uproar.

vociferous

(vəʊˈsɪfərəs)
adj
1. characterized by vehemence, clamour, or noisiness: vociferous protests.
2. making an outcry or loud noises; clamorous: a vociferous mob.
voˈciferously adv
voˈciferousness, vocifeˈrosity n

vo•cif•er•ous

(voʊˈsɪf ər əs)

adj.
1. crying out noisily.
2. characterized by noisy or vehement outcry: vociferous protests.
[1605–15; vocifer (ant) + -ous]
vo•cif′er•ous•ly, adv.
vo•cif′er•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.vociferous - conspicuously and offensively loudvociferous - conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry; "blatant radios"; "a clamorous uproar"; "strident demands"; "a vociferous mob"
noisy - full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds; "a noisy cafeteria"; "a small noisy dog"

vociferous

adjective outspoken, vocal, strident, noisy, shouting, loud, ranting, vehement, loudmouthed (informal), uproarious, obstreperous, clamorous, clamant a vociferous opponent of Conservatism
still, quiet, silent, muted, hushed, noiseless

vociferous

adjective
Offensively loud and insistent:
Informal: loudmouthed.
Translations
høgrøystahøyrøstet

vociferous

[vəʊˈsɪfərəs] ADJ
1. (= forceful, energetic) → ruidoso
there were vociferous protestshubo ruidosas protestas, se protestó ruidosamente
2. (= noisy) → vociferante

vociferous

[vəˈsɪfərəs] adj (= outspoken) → vociférateur/trice

vociferous

adj class, audiencelaut; demands, protest, critic, minority, opponentlautstark; to be vociferous in one’s opposition to somethinglautstark gegen etw opponieren; to be vociferous in demanding one’s rightslautstark seine Rechte einfordern

vociferous

[vəʊˈsɪfrəs] adjrumoroso/a