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Definition of "vociferate" []

  • To utter (something) or cry out loudly and vehemently, especially in protest. (verb-transitive)
  • To exclaim or cry out about (something) clamorously, vehemently, or insistently (verb)

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Use "vociferate" in a sentence
  • "Ah! you blackguard! to go and vociferate on the public place! to discuss, to debate, to take measures!"
  • "People vociferate, shout, howl, there they break forth and writhe with enjoyment; gayety roars; sarcasm flames forth, joviality is flaunted like"
  • "At this climax of the chapter of accidents, the remaining eight-and-twenty vociferate to that degree, that a pack of wolves would be music to them!"