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Obstreperous vs. Vociferous

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  • Obstreperous (adjective)

    Attended by, or making, a loud and tumultuous noise; boisterous.

    "clamorous|loud|noisy|vociferous"

  • Obstreperous (adjective)

    Stubbornly defiant; disobedient; resistant to authority or control, whether in a noisy manner or not.

    "recalcitrant|uncooperative|unruly|Thesaurus:obstinate"

  • Vociferous (adjective)

    Making or characterized by a noisy outcry; clamorous.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Obstreperous (adjective)

    Attended by, or making, a loud and tumultuous noise; clamorous; noisy; vociferous.

  • Obstreperous (adjective)

    Resistant to control; unruly.

  • Vociferous (adjective)

    Making a loud outcry; clamorous; noisy; as, vociferous heralds.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Obstreperous (adjective)

    noisily and stubbornly defiant;

    "obstreperous boys"

  • Obstreperous (adjective)

    boisterously and noisily aggressive;

    "kept up an obstreperous clamor"

  • Vociferous (adjective)

    conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry;

    "blatant radios"

    "a clamorous uproar"

    "strident demands"

    "a vociferous mob"

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