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ADJECTIVE (2)

1. 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]

2. demanding attention;
- Example: "clamant needs"
- Example: "a crying need"
- Example: "regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous"- H.L.Mencken
- Example: "insistent hunger"
- Example: "an instant need"
[syn: clamant, crying, exigent, insistent, instant]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Clamant \Cla"mant\, a. [L. clamans, p. pr. of clamare to call. Cf. Claimant.] Crying earnestly, beseeching clamorously. "Clamant children." --Thomson. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

clamant adj 1: conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry; "blatant radios"; "a clamorous uproar"; "strident demands"; "a vociferous mob" [syn: blatant, clamant, clamorous, strident, vociferous] 2: demanding attention; "clamant needs"; "a crying need"; "regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous"- H.L.Mencken; "insistent hunger"; "an instant need" [syn: clamant, crying, exigent, insistent, instant]