clangor


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clan·gor

 (klăng′ər, klăng′gər)
n.
1. A clang or repeated clanging.
2. A loud racket; a din.
intr.v. clan·gored, clan·gor·ing, clan·gors
To make a clangor.

[Latin, from clangere, to clang.]

clan′gor·ous adj.
clan′gor·ous·ly adv.

clang•or

(ˈklæŋ ər, ˈklæŋ gər)

n.
1. a loud, resonant sound; clang.
2. clamorous noise.
v.i.
3. to make a clangor; clang.
Also, esp. Brit.,clang′our.
[1585–95; < Latin clang(ere) to clang]
clang′or•ous, adj.
clang′or•ous•ly, adv.

clangor


Past participle: clangored
Gerund: clangoring

Imperative
clangor
clangor
Present
I clangor
you clangor
he/she/it clangors
we clangor
you clangor
they clangor
Preterite
I clangored
you clangored
he/she/it clangored
we clangored
you clangored
they clangored
Present Continuous
I am clangoring
you are clangoring
he/she/it is clangoring
we are clangoring
you are clangoring
they are clangoring
Present Perfect
I have clangored
you have clangored
he/she/it has clangored
we have clangored
you have clangored
they have clangored
Past Continuous
I was clangoring
you were clangoring
he/she/it was clangoring
we were clangoring
you were clangoring
they were clangoring
Past Perfect
I had clangored
you had clangored
he/she/it had clangored
we had clangored
you had clangored
they had clangored
Future
I will clangor
you will clangor
he/she/it will clangor
we will clangor
you will clangor
they will clangor
Future Perfect
I will have clangored
you will have clangored
he/she/it will have clangored
we will have clangored
you will have clangored
they will have clangored
Future Continuous
I will be clangoring
you will be clangoring
he/she/it will be clangoring
we will be clangoring
you will be clangoring
they will be clangoring
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been clangoring
you have been clangoring
he/she/it has been clangoring
we have been clangoring
you have been clangoring
they have been clangoring
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been clangoring
you will have been clangoring
he/she/it will have been clangoring
we will have been clangoring
you will have been clangoring
they will have been clangoring
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been clangoring
you had been clangoring
he/she/it had been clangoring
we had been clangoring
you had been clangoring
they had been clangoring
Conditional
I would clangor
you would clangor
he/she/it would clangor
we would clangor
you would clangor
they would clangor
Past Conditional
I would have clangored
you would have clangored
he/she/it would have clangored
we would have clangored
you would have clangored
they would have clangored
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clangor - a loud resonant repeating noiseclangor - a loud resonant repeating noise; "he could hear the clang of distant bells"
noise - sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound); "he enjoyed the street noises"; "they heard indistinct noises of people talking"; "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"
Verb1.clangor - make a loud resonant noise; "the alarm clangored throughout the building"
sound, go - make a certain noise or sound; "She went `Mmmmm'"; "The gun went `bang'"
2.clangor - make a loud noise; "clanging metal"
sound, go - make a certain noise or sound; "She went `Mmmmm'"; "The gun went `bang'"
Translations
References in classic literature ?
Instead of falling silent at the end, the bell broke into a sudden clangor.
It is produced by the cracked-pot clangor of the cheap church-bells.
Then, upon this stillness, there suddenly broke a tremendous clangor of sounds.
This war- worn veteran, being now infirm with age and wounds, and weary of the turmoil of a military life, and of the roll of the drum and the clangor of the trumpet, that had so long been ringing in his ears, had lately signified a purpose of returning to his native valley, hoping to find repose where he remembered to have left it.
Still the vessel went bounding onward; and now Theseus could hear the brazen clangor of the giant's footsteps, as he trod heavily upon the sea-beaten rocks, some of which were seen to crack and crumble into the foaming waves beneath his weight.
I accept the clangor and jangle of contrary tendencies.
Far away through the forest might be heard its musical clangor and swell.
The note of this once wild Indian pheasant is certainly the most remarkable of any bird's, and if they could be naturalized without being domesticated, it would soon become the most famous sound in our woods, surpassing the clangor of the goose and the hooting of the owl; and then imagine the cackling of the hens to fill the pauses when their lords' clarions rested
Looking at the photographs, I could easily imagine the road's demolition and the attendant clangor, an urban cacophony that is all too familiar around Rio today.
In the decades since the public memory of the Second World War and its approach has dimmed under the impact of new terrors, the Chamberlain name, usually identified with Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain's notoriety as the champion of the pre-war policy of appeasing the European dictators, no longer launches a clangor of political opprobrium.
Stride," the rhyme word, may seem momentarily to be imprecise in its reference to the loud clangor of bells, but the word fittingly prepares the reader's expectant ear for the splendid apt metaphor of "walk through time" at the verse's close.
with such a clangor as sublimes the most vulgar ayre into transcendent harmony: what in a chamber would be dull is there all spirit; such is the vertue of magnificence even of sounds, to which must be added that of the apparatus, decoration and illumination of a spacious theater, which with the splendor of the company, must needs affect the spirits of the auditory with soveraigne pleasure.