Search Result for "blatant":
1. without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious;
- Example: "blatant disregard of the law"
- Example: "a blatant appeal to vanity"
- Example: "a blazing indiscretion"
[syn: blatant, blazing, conspicuous]
2. conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry;
- Example: "blatant radios"
- Example: "a clamorous uproar"
- Example: "strident demands"
- Example: "a vociferous mob"
[syn: blatant, clamant, clamorous, strident, vociferous]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Blatant \Bla"tant\, a. [Cf. Bleat.] Bellowing, as a calf; bawling; brawling; clamoring; disagreeably clamorous; sounding loudly and harshly. "Harsh and blatant tone." --R. H. Dana. [1913 Webster] A monster, which the blatant beast men call. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] Glory, that blatant word, which haunts some military minds like the bray of the trumpet. --W. Irving. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
blatant adj 1: without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious; "blatant disregard of the law"; "a blatant appeal to vanity"; "a blazing indiscretion" [syn: blatant, blazing, conspicuous] 2: conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry; "blatant radios"; "a clamorous uproar"; "strident demands"; "a vociferous mob" [syn: blatant, clamant, clamorous, strident, vociferous]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
99 Moby Thesaurus words for "blatant": arrant, barefaced, bawling, bellowing, blaring, blatting, blustering, boanergean, boisterous, bold, brassy, brawling, brazen, brazenfaced, chintzy, clamant, clamorous, clamoursome, clanging, clangorous, clattery, colorful, conspicuous, crude, crying, extravagant, flagrant, flaring, flashy, flaunting, garish, gaudy, glaring, gorgeous, hanging out, howling, impudent, in relief, in the foreground, loud, loudmouthed, lowing, lurid, mafficking, meretricious, mugient, multivocal, noiseful, noisy, notable, noticeable, notorious, obstreperous, obtrusive, obvious, openmouthed, ostensible, outstanding, overbold, overt, palpable, prominent, pronounced, puling, rackety, rip-roaring, rowdy, salient, screaming, sensational, shameless, shouting, spectacular, staring, stark-staring, sticking out, strepitant, strepitous, strident, striking, tawdry, tinsel, tumultuous, turbulent, ululant, unabashed, unashamed, unblushing, uproarious, vociferant, vociferating, vociferous, vulgar, wailing, whining, yammering, yapping, yelling, yelping