Search Result for "clamoring":
1. loud and persistent outcry from many people;
- Example: "he ignored the clamor of the crowd"
[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. n. Clamoring.] 1. To salute loudly. [R.] [1913 Webster] The people with a shout Rifted the air, clamoring their god with praise. --Milton . [1913 Webster] 2. To stun with noise. [R.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster] 3. To utter loudly or repeatedly; to shout. [1913 Webster] Clamored their piteous prayer incessantly. --Longfellow. [1913 Webster] To clamor bells, to repeat the strokes quickly so as to produce a loud clang. --Bp. Warbur?ion. [1913 Webster]