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noun [countable]     roar pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    the noise that a crowd of people make when they are angry or excited

    We heard the roar from inside the stadium.

  2. 2
    a loud noise made by something such as an engine or a storm

    the deafening roar of the sea

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  3. 3
    [usually singular]Sound effect the loud deep sound that a lion makes
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