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clangorous

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of clangorous

  1. 1 full of or characterized by the presence of noise grew up in a clangorous but warmhearted household Synonyms of clangorous clamorous, noisy, clattering, clattery, rackety, resounding, uproariousWords Related to clangorous resonant, sonorous; buzzing, humming, murmuring; blustery, boisterous, raucous, rip-roaring, roaring, roistering, romping, rowdy; tumultuous, woolly (also wooly); obstreperous, vociferousNear Antonyms of clangorous calm, peaceful, serene, tranquilAntonyms of clangorous hushed, noiseless, quiet, silent, soundless, stilled, stilly

  2. 2 making loud, confused, and usually unharmonious sounds the teen's clangorous efforts to learn to play the drums Synonyms of clangorous noisy, dinning, discordant, racketyWords Related to clangorous cacophonous, dissonant; resounding, sonorous; clamorous, uproarious; blatant, obstreperous, strident, vociferous; blaring, booming, brassy, brazen, clanging, earsplitting, janglyNear Antonyms of clangorous calm, hushedAntonyms of clangorous noiseless, quiet, silent, soundless, still

  3. 3 marked by a high volume of sound a clangorous sheet metal factory Synonyms of clangorous blaring, blasting, booming, clamorous, loud, deafening, earsplitting, piercing, plangent, resounding, ringing, roaring, slam-bang, sonorous, stentorian, thundering, thunderousWords Related to clangorous brazen, dinning, discordant, noisy, obstreperous, raucous, rip-roaring, vociferous; grating, harsh, overloud, sharp, shrill, squealing, stridentNear Antonyms of clangorous dead, quiet, silent, still, stilly, ultraquiet; calm, dreamy, peaceful, restful, serene, soothing, tranquil; hushed, muffled, muted, softened, toned (down)Antonyms of clangorous gentle, low, soft


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