clam´or|ous|ness


clam´or|ous|ness
clam|or|ous «KLAM uhr uhs», adjective.
1. loud and noisy; shouting. SYNONYM(S): vociferous, boisterous.
2. Figurative. making noisy demands or complaints. SYNONYM(S): importunate.
clam´or|ous|ly, adverb.
clam´or|ous|ness, noun.

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