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n. & v. Chiefly British
Variant of clangor.
clangour(ˈklæŋɡə; ˈklæŋə) or
1. a loud resonant often-repeated noise
2. an uproar
(intr) to make or produce a loud resonant noise
[C16: from Latin clangor a noise, from clangere to clang]
Past participle: clangoured
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|Noun||1.||clangour - 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"
|Verb||1.||clangour - make a loud resonant noise; "the alarm clangored throughout the building"|