Definition of Clamor in English :

Define Clamor in English

Clamor meaning in English

Meaning of Clamor in English

Pronunciation of Clamor in English

Clamor pronunciation in English

Pronounce Clamor in English


see synonyms of clamor


1. blare, blaring, cacophony, clamor, din

a loud harsh or strident noise

2. clamor, clamoring, clamour, clamouring, hue and cry

loud and persistent outcry from many people

Example Sentences:
'he ignored the clamor of the crowd'


3. clamor, clamour

make loud demands

Example Sentences:
'he clamored for justice and tolerance'

4. clamor, clamour

utter or proclaim insistently and noisily

Example Sentences:
'The delegates clamored their disappointment'

5. clamor

compel someone to do something by insistent clamoring

Example Sentences:
'They clamored the mayor into building a new park'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of clamor
a loud outcry; uproar
a vehement, continued expression of the general feeling or of public opinion; loud demand or complaint
a loud, sustained noise
verb intransitive
to make a clamor; cry out, demand, or complain noisily
verb transitive
to express with, or bring about by, clamor

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of clamor
1. A loud noise or outcry; a hubbub. See Synonyms at noise.
2. A vehement expression of discontent or protest: a clamor in the press for pollution control.
v. clam·ored, clam·or·ing, clam·ors
1. To make a loud sustained noise or outcry.
2. To make insistent demands or complaints: clamored for tax reforms.
1. To exclaim insistently and noisily: The representatives clamored their disapproval.
2. To influence or force by clamoring: clamored the mayor into resigning.

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