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    strident - Dictionary definition and meaning for word strident

    (adj) conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry
    Synonyms : blatant , clamant , clamorous , vociferous
    Example Sentence
    • blatant radios
    • a clamorous uproar
    • strident demands
    • a vociferous mob
    (adj) of speech sounds produced by forcing air through a constricted passage (as `f', `s', `z', or `th' in both `thin' and `then') Definition
    (adj) being sharply insistent on being heard
    Synonyms : shrill
    Example Sentence
    • strident demands
    • shrill criticism
    (adj) unpleasantly loud and harsh
    Synonyms : raucous
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for strident

Think of "stree"(wife) + "dant"(tooth). A girl's mouth is always loud and harsh - craving for supremacy or attention :)

s+TRIDENT= the OBEROI 'n TRIDENT hotel waz occupied by terrorists...'n dey wer loud n harsh der on ppl...hostages

Very close to 'Student', just ri=u. Anyway primary students are always loud and harsh.

STrident: STri (Street) DENT (TEETH). STreet Teeth connotes Street talking which is usually noisy or loud. Thus STRIDENT (Street Talk)

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STRINGENT .means strict...strict teachers are always loud and harsh and so they are strident

S-TRIDENT. Think of Poseidon with his trident, with loud and harsh waves striking against rocks nearby.

strike+dent---loud noise will be produced

TRI + DAANT = apne teen daanton ko ek doosre k against rub karo aur dekho kaissee awaaz aati hai :)

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