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vociferous

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of vociferous

  1. engaging in or marked by loud and insistent cries especially of protest <vociferous opponents of the bill protested angrily outside the chambers of the legislature> Synonyms blatant, caterwauling, clamant, clamorous, obstreperous, squawking, vociferant, vociferating, yawping (or yauping), yowling Related Words clangorous, dinning, discordant, noisy; loudmouthed, outspoken, vocal; boisterous, rackety, raucous, robustious, rowdy, uproarious; cacophonous, dissonant, earsplitting, grating, shrill, strident; blaring, blustering, booming, brassy, brazen Near Antonyms noiseless, quiet, silent, soundless, still; calm, hushed, subdued





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