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noun     clamor pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    a very loud noise made by a lot of people or things

    We suddenly heard a terrible clamor in the next room.

    clamor of:

    I couldn’t hear anything above the clamor of the crowd.

  2. 2
    urgent requests from a lot of people who want something to change or happen
    clamor for:

    There is a growing clamor for the labeling of genetically modified foods.

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