What does clamour mean?

Definitions for clamour

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word clamour.

Princeton's WordNet

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

    loud and persistent outcry from many people

    "he ignored the clamor of the crowd"

  2. clamor, clamour(verb)

    utter or proclaim insistently and noisily

    "The delegates clamored their disappointment"

  3. clamor, clamour(verb)

    make loud demands

    "he clamored for justice and tolerance"


  1. clamour(n. and v.)

    same as clamor.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Clamour

    klam′or, n. a loud continuous outcry: uproar; any loud noise.—v.i. to cry aloud in demand: to make a loud continuous outcry.—adj. Clam′orous, noisy, boisterous.—adv. Clam′orously.—ns. Clam′-orousness; Clam′ourer. [L. clamor.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clamour in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clamour in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas Carlyle:

    Originality is a thing we constantly clamour for, and constantly quarrel with.

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