Definitions for clamor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blare, blaring, cacophony, clamor, din(noun)

    a loud harsh or strident noise

  2. clamor, clamoring, clamour, clamouring, hue and cry(verb)

    loud and persistent outcry from many people

    "he ignored the clamor of the crowd"

  3. clamor, clamour(verb)

    make loud demands

    "he clamored for justice and tolerance"

  4. clamor, clamour(verb)

    utter or proclaim insistently and noisily

    "The delegates clamored their disappointment"

  5. clamor(verb)

    compel someone to do something by insistent clamoring

    "They clamored the mayor into building a new park"

Wiktionary

  1. clamor(Noun)

    A great outcry or vociferation; loud and continued shouting or exclamation.

  2. clamor(Noun)

    Any loud and continued noise.

  3. clamor(Noun)

    A continued public expression, often of dissatisfaction or discontent; a popular outcry.

  4. clamor(Verb)

    To cry out and/or demand.

    Anyone who tastes our food seems to clamor for more.

  5. clamor(Verb)

    To demand by outcry.

    Thousands of demonstrators clamoring the government's resignation were literally deafening, yet their cries fell in deaf ears

  6. clamor(Verb)

    To become noisy insistently.

    After a confused murmur the audience soon clamored

  7. clamor(Verb)

    To influence by outcry.

    His many supporters successfully clamor his election without a formal vote

  8. clamor(Verb)

    To silence.

  9. Origin: Recorded in English since c. 1385, from clamor (modern clameur), from clamor, from clamo; the sense to silence may have a distinct (unknown) etymology.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clamor(noun)

    a great outcry or vociferation; loud and continued shouting or exclamation

  2. Clamor(noun)

    any loud and continued noise

  3. Clamor(noun)

    a continued expression of dissatisfaction or discontent; a popular outcry

  4. Clamor(verb)

    to salute loudly

  5. Clamor(verb)

    to stun with noise

  6. Clamor(verb)

    to utter loudly or repeatedly; to shout

  7. Clamor(verb)

    to utter loud sounds or outcries; to vociferate; to complain; to make importunate demands


Translations for clamor

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

blare(noun)

(often with out ) to make a loud, harsh sound

The radio blared (out music).; the blare of trumpets.

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