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Definition 1: loud and persistent outcry from many people - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where clamor or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he ignored the clamor of the crowd

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(clamor is a kind of ...) a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition

"the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"

Definition 2: a loud harsh or strident noise - [noun denoting event]

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(clamor is a kind of ...) sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

"he enjoyed the street noises" "they heard indistinct noises of people talking" "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"

Definition 3: utter or proclaim insistently and noisily - [verb of communication]

Samples where clamor or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The delegates clamored their disappointment

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(clamor is a kind of ...) articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise

"She expressed her anger" "He uttered a curse"

Definition 4: make loud demands - [verb of communication]

Samples where clamor or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he clamored for justice and tolerance

Synonyms for clamor in the sense of this definition

(clamor is a kind of ...) request urgently and forcefully

"The victim's family is demanding compensation" "The boss demanded that he be fired immediately" "She demanded to see the manager"

Samples where clamor or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • They clamored the mayor into building a new park

(clamor is a kind of ...) force somebody to do something

"We compel all students to fill out this form"

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