1. [syn: clamor, clamoring, clamour, clamouring, hue and cry]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Clamor \Clam"or\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Clamored; p. pr. & vb.
1. To salute loudly. [R.]
The people with a shout
Rifted the air, clamoring their god with praise.
2. To stun with noise. [R.] --Bacon.
3. To utter loudly or repeatedly; to shout.
Clamored their piteous prayer incessantly.
To clamor bells, to repeat the strokes quickly so as
to produce a loud clang. --Bp.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: loud and persistent outcry from many people; "he ignored
the clamor of the crowd" [syn: clamor, clamoring,
clamour, clamouring, hue and cry]