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 for Plangent
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Plangent \Plan"gent\, a. [L. plangens, -entis, fr. plangere to
     beat. See Plaint.]
     Beating; dashing, as a wave. [R.] "The plangent wave." --H.
     [1913 Webster] Plani

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: loud and resounding; "plangent bells"; "the plangent

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  75 Moby Thesaurus words for "plangent":
     Jeremianic, aggrieved, anguished, booming, careworn, complaining,
     consonant, deafening, doleful, dolorous, dumb with grief,
     ear-piercing, ear-rending, ear-splitting, earthshaking,
     faultfinding, forte, fortissimo, fretful, full, grief-stricken,
     griefful, grieved, grievous, howling, in grief, lamentable,
     lamentive, loud, loud-sounding, loudish, lugubrious, mellow,
     moanful, mournful, orotund, pealing, peevish, petulant, piercing,
     plaintive, plunged in grief, puling, pulsing, querulous, resonant,
     resonating, resounding, rich, ringing, rolling, rotund, round,
     rueful, sonorous, sorrowed, sorrowful, sorrowing, stentoraphonic,
     stentorian, stentorious, tearful, throbbing, thunderous,
     tonitruant, tonitruous, ululant, vibrant, vibrating, wailful,
     whimpering, whining, whiny, window-rattling, woeful

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