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clamant

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of clamant

  1. 1 engaging in or marked by loud and insistent cries especially of protest clamant students gathered outside the college president's office, protesting the denial of tenure for the popular professor Synonyms of clamant blatant, caterwauling, vociferous, clamorous, obstreperous, squawking, vociferant, vociferating, yawping (or yauping), yowlingWords Related to clamant clangorous, dinning, discordant, noisy; loudmouthed, outspoken, vocal; boisterous, rackety, raucous, robustious, rowdy, uproarious; cacophonous, dissonant, earsplitting, grating, shrill, strident; blaring, blustering, booming, brassy, brazenNear Antonyms of clamant noiseless, quiet, silent, soundless, still; calm, hushed, subdued

  2. 2 needing immediate attention faced with utter bankruptcy, she didn't think that moist skin was one of her clamant needs at that moment Synonyms of clamant burning, acute, compelling, critical, crying, dire, emergent, exigent, imperative, imperious, importunate, instant, necessitous, pressing, urgentWords Related to clamant demanding, extreme, immediate, insistent, intense, overriding; crucial, desperate, grave, life-and-death (also life-or-death), serious, severe, vital; dangerous, explosive, hazardous, perilous, precarious, unstableNear Antonyms of clamant incidental, low-pressure, minor, negligible, trivial, unimportant; nonthreatening, safe, stableAntonyms of clamant noncritical, nonurgent

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