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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 clam·or /ˈklæmɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Clam·or, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Clamored p. pr. & vb. n. Clamoring.]
 1. To salute loudly. [R.]
 The people with a shout
 Rifted the air, clamoring their god with praise.   --Milton.
 2. To stun with noise. [R.]
 3. To utter loudly or repeatedly; to shout.
    Clamored their piteous prayer incessantly.   --Longfellow.
    To clamor bells, to repeat the strokes quickly so as to produce a loud clang.   --Bp. Warbur░ion.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Clam·or, v. i. To utter loud sounds or outcries; to vociferate; to talk in a loud voice; to complain; to make importunate demands.
 Syn: --  clamor, roar, vociferate, holler, hollo.
 The obscure bird
 Clamored the livelong night.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Clam·or n.
 1. A great outcry or vociferation; loud and continued shouting or exclamation from many people.   [Also spelled clamour.]
 Syn: -- clamor, hue and cry.
 2. Any loud and continued noise.
 3. A continued expression of dissatisfaction or discontent; a popular outcry.
 Syn: -- Outcry; exclamation; noise; uproar.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a loud harsh or strident noise [syn: blare, blaring, cacophony,
      2: loud and persistent outcry from many people; "he ignored the
         clamor of the crowd" [syn: clamoring, clamour, clamouring,
          hue and cry]
      v 1: make loud demands; "he clamored for justice and tolerance"
           [syn: clamour]
      2: utter or proclaim insistently and noisily; "The delegates
         clamored their disappointment" [syn: clamour]
      3: compel someone to do something by insistent clamoring; "They
         clamored the mayor into building a new park"