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Definition of Obstreperous

Obstreperous
Obstreperous Ob*strep"er*ous, a. [L. obstreperus, from obstrepere to make a noise at; ob (see Ob-) + strepere to make a noise.] Attended by, or making, a loud and tumultuous noise; clamorous; noisy; vociferous. ``The obstreperous city.' --Wordsworth. ``Obstreperous approbation.' --Addison. Beating the air with their obstreperous beaks. --B. Jonson. -- Ob*strep"er*ous*ly, adv. -- Ob*strep"er*ous*ness, n.

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- has the inside track on which of dozens, perhaps hundreds, of ornery, obstreperous, unkempt bands might next appeal to the mall-walking millions". Record...
- New York thus described her: "It was her custom, after she'd felled an obstreperous customer with her club, to clutch his ear between her teeth and so drag...
- new performance of hers, entirely lacking in big scenes, tricks, or obstreperousness—one can hardly think of it as acting—seems to me one of the wisest...
- name is a play on the word irascible because she is easily irritated, obstreperous, impatient, and quick to anger. Bonham Carter's head was digitally increased...
- a conduct book with a collection of amusing verses in order to teach obstreperous pupils good behaviour and politeness "Höflichkeit". He wrote and published...
- has the inside track on which of dozens, perhaps hundreds, of ornery, obstreperous, unkempt bands might next appeal to the mall-walking millions." Record...
- Wander is often oblivious and inattentive to danger as well as Hater's obstreperous and aggressive nature. Wander is a short, orange-furred being of an indeterminate...
- invade the village in automobiles and on foot, and the fairies flee the obstreperous mobs. By way of apology to the fairies, the girls finish Joseph's fairy-house...
- television commercial voice-overs.[citation needed] In 1977 Kelly appeared as obstreperous villains for a few moments in two episodes of James Garner's series Rockford...
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