Clamor
Clamor Clam"or, n. [OF. clamour, clamur, F. clameur, fr. L. clamor, fr. clamare to cry out. See {Claim}.] 1. A great outcry or vociferation; loud and continued shouting or exclamation from many people. --Shak. [Also spelled {clamour}.]

Syn: clamor, hue and cry. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

2. Any loud and continued noise. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

3. A continued expression of dissatisfaction or discontent; a popular outcry. --Macaulay.

Syn: Outcry; exclamation; noise; uproar. [1913 Webster]


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