Definitions

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  • adv. In a vociferous manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a vociferous manner; with great noise in calling or shouting.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a vociferous manner

Etymologies

vociferous +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Dems and the media complain vociferously when the lone voices of Bunning (R) and Shelby (R) block US Senate actions for “misguided principles.”

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  • How Americans can hate an American who wants a better country for ALL, and hate him vociferously is immature at best.

    Trippi: GOP trying to turn Obama into another Jimmy Carter

  • They complain vociferously about excessive force when cops shoot a knife wielding black man, or a black man driving down a cop.

    Sound Politics: The Racial Politics Of Police "Use Of Force" Complaints

  • Then they called vociferously for ` ` Barnum, '' and he ` ` reluctantly '' responded to their demand.

    Life of Hon. Phineas T. Barnum

  • My grandmother, left behind to babysit for me, would complain vociferously about my mother’s forays into the world of antique shopping.

    Time Tested

  • If you want to complain vociferously about McCain, Bush, or anyone else’s position on immigration, you may certainly do so, but if you can’t do it in a way that doesn’t indicate your disdain for Latino people, then you should probably do it elsewhere.

    McCain And Megalomania

  • Hope to see you there - either at the front or cowering at the back lol;) Heh - bet we both make it down the front and then complain vociferously for days afterwards about how knackered and/or deaf we feel:) (Reply to this) (Parent) (10 comments) - (Post a new comment)

    dame_habonde: I have to do this every now and again...

  • PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The last time Flyers goalie Martin Biron could remember hearing his name vociferously chanted at the Wachovia Center, a derogatory term usually followed the ` ` Marty! ''

    USATODAY.com

  • A killdeer calls vociferously from the salt pannes.

    Archive 2008-04-01

  • S. O'BRIEN: Final question for you, you are the architect of a plan, which many people of your own party disagree with vociferously, which is putting money in all 50 states.

    CNN Transcript Nov 7, 2006

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