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Related to clamorous: acquiesce, obstinate, commenced


1. Making or marked by loud outcry or sustained din.
2. Insistently demanding; importunate. See Synonyms at vociferous.

clam′or·ous·ly adv.


(ˈklæm ər əs)

1. full of, marked by, or of the nature of clamor.
2. vigorous in demands or complaints.
clam′or•ous•ly, adv.
clam′or•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.clamorous - conspicuously and offensively loudclamorous - conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry; "blatant radios"; "a clamorous uproar"; "strident demands"; "a vociferous mob"
noisy - full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds; "a noisy cafeteria"; "a small noisy dog"


adjective noisy, loud, insistent, deafening, blaring, strident, tumultuous, vociferous, vehement, riotous, uproarious The clamorous din of voices filled the air.


Offensively loud and insistent:
Informal: loudmouthed.


[ˈklæmərəs] ADJclamoroso, vociferante, ruidoso


adj (liter)
demandslautstark; applausetosend


[ˈklæmrəs] adj (crowd, mob) → chiassoso/a; (demands) → insistente


(American) clamor (ˈklӕmə) noun
(a) loud uproar.
(especially of a crowd demanding something) to make such an uproar etc. They're all clamouring to get their money back.
ˈclamorous adjective
References in classic literature ?
The clamorous noises again rushed down the island; and before Duncan had time to recover from the shock, his feeble barrier of brush was scattered to the winds, the cavern was entered at both its extremities, and he and his companions were dragged from their shelter and borne into the day, where they stood surrounded by the whole band of the triumphant Hurons.
And here, shipmates, is true and faithful repentance; not clamorous for pardon, but grateful for punishment.
Uncle Tom had the baby on his knee, and was letting her enjoy herself to the utmost extent, scratching his face and pulling his hair, and occasionally breaking out into clamorous explosions of delight, evidently arising out of her own internal reflections.
We drove sullenly through Brienz, dead to the seductions of its bewildering array of Swiss carvings and the clamorous HOO-hooing of its cuckoo clocks, and had not entirely recovered our spirits when we rattled across a bridge over the rushing blue river and entered the pretty town of Interlaken.
He sprung his secret about Huck's share in the adventure in the finest dramatic manner he was master of, but the surprise it occasioned was largely counterfeit and not as clamorous and effusive as it might have been under happier circumstances.
How the trampers might have behaved, had the young ladies been more courageous, must be doubtful; but such an invitation for attack could not be resisted; and Harriet was soon assailed by half a dozen children, headed by a stout woman and a great boy, all clamorous, and impertinent in look, though not absolutely in word.
The calm and polite unconcern of Lady Middleton on the occasion was a happy relief to Elinor's spirits, oppressed as they often were by the clamorous kindness of the others.
It passed off in a clamorous peal that seemed to wake an echo in every lonely chamber; though it originated but in one, and I could have pointed out the door whence the accents issued.
Saint Antoine was clamorous to have its wine-shop keeper foremost in the guard upon the governor who had defended the Bastille and shot the people.
Fogg, revolvers in hand, hastily quitted their prison, and rushed forward where the noise was most clamorous.
But the suitors were clamorous throughout the covered cloisters {11}, and prayed each one that he might be her bed fellow.
Petersburg it was autumn--a season when, in the country, the weather is clear and keen and bright, all agricultural labour has come to an end, the great sheaves of corn are safely garnered in the byre, and the birds are flying hither and thither in clamorous flocks.