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clamoring


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clamor  \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.]  --Bacon. 
 
  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  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clamoring 
  n  :  loud  and  persistent  outcry  from  many  people;  "he  ignored  the 
  clamor  of  the  crowd"  [syn:  {clamor},  {clamour},  {clamouring}, 
  {hue  and  cry}] 




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