clangour


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clan·gour

 (klăng′ər, klăng′gər)
n. & v. Chiefly British
Variant of clangor.

clangour

(ˈklæŋɡə; ˈklæŋə) or

clangor

n
1. a loud resonant often-repeated noise
2. an uproar
vb
(intr) to make or produce a loud resonant noise
[C16: from Latin clangor a noise, from clangere to clang]
ˈclangorous adj
ˈclangorously adv

clangour


Past participle: clangoured
Gerund: clangouring

Imperative
clangour
clangour
Present
I clangour
you clangour
he/she/it clangours
we clangour
you clangour
they clangour
Preterite
I clangoured
you clangoured
he/she/it clangoured
we clangoured
you clangoured
they clangoured
Present Continuous
I am clangouring
you are clangouring
he/she/it is clangouring
we are clangouring
you are clangouring
they are clangouring
Present Perfect
I have clangoured
you have clangoured
he/she/it has clangoured
we have clangoured
you have clangoured
they have clangoured
Past Continuous
I was clangouring
you were clangouring
he/she/it was clangouring
we were clangouring
you were clangouring
they were clangouring
Past Perfect
I had clangoured
you had clangoured
he/she/it had clangoured
we had clangoured
you had clangoured
they had clangoured
Future
I will clangour
you will clangour
he/she/it will clangour
we will clangour
you will clangour
they will clangour
Future Perfect
I will have clangoured
you will have clangoured
he/she/it will have clangoured
we will have clangoured
you will have clangoured
they will have clangoured
Future Continuous
I will be clangouring
you will be clangouring
he/she/it will be clangouring
we will be clangouring
you will be clangouring
they will be clangouring
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been clangouring
you have been clangouring
he/she/it has been clangouring
we have been clangouring
you have been clangouring
they have been clangouring
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been clangouring
you will have been clangouring
he/she/it will have been clangouring
we will have been clangouring
you will have been clangouring
they will have been clangouring
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been clangouring
you had been clangouring
he/she/it had been clangouring
we had been clangouring
you had been clangouring
they had been clangouring
Conditional
I would clangour
you would clangour
he/she/it would clangour
we would clangour
you would clangour
they would clangour
Past Conditional
I would have clangoured
you would have clangoured
he/she/it would have clangoured
we would have clangoured
you would have clangoured
they would have clangoured
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clangour - a loud resonant repeating noiseclangour - 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.clangour - 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'"
Translations

clangour

clangor (US) [ˈklæŋg>əʳ] Nestruendo m

clangour

nHallen nt; (irritating) → Getöse nt
References in classic literature ?
At this the challenger with fierce defy His trumpet sounds; the challenged makes reply: With clangour rings the field, resounds the vaulted sky.
the breaking of the hermit's door, and the death-cry of the dragon, and the clangour of the shield
And then, amid the clangour of the machinery, came a drifting suspicion of human voices, that I entertained at first only to dismiss.
Yet the ear, it fully knows, By the twanging And the clanging, How the danger ebbs and flows; Yet, the ear distinctly tells, In the jangling And the wrangling, How the danger sinks and swells, By the sinking or the swelling in the anger of the bells - Of the bells - Of the bells, bells, bells, bells, Bells, bells, bells - In the clamour and the clangour of the bells!
The bell that rings at nine o'clock has ceased its doleful clangour about nothing; the gates are shut; and the night-porter, a solemn warder with a mighty power of sleep, keeps guard in his lodge.
Also the winds brought rumbling earthquake and duststorm, thunder and lightning and the lurid thunderbolt, which are the shafts of great Zeus, and carried the clangour and the warcry into the midst of the two hosts.