Definitions for clamantˈkleɪ mənt, ˈklæm ənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cla•mantˈkleɪ mənt, ˈklæm ənt(adj.)

  1. clamorous; noisy.

  2. compelling or pressing; urgent.

Origin of clamant:

1630–40; < L clāmant-, s. of clāmāns, prp. of clāmāre to shout

cla′mant•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blatant, clamant, clamorous, strident, vociferous(adj)

    conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry

    "blatant radios"; "a clamorous uproar"; "strident demands"; "a vociferous mob"

  2. clamant, crying, exigent, insistent, instant(adj)

    demanding attention

    "clamant needs"; "a crying need"; "regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous"- H.L.Mencken; "insistent hunger"; "an instant need"

Wiktionary

  1. clamant(Adjective)

    urgent

  2. clamant(Adjective)

    Crying earnestly; beseeching clamorously.

    Clamant children. uE000352254uE001 Thomson.

  3. Origin: clamans, present participle of clamo. Compare claimant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clamant(adj)

    crying earnestly, beseeching clamorously

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