- full of, marked by, or of the nature of clamor.
- vigorous in demands or complaints.
Origin of clamorous
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Examples from the Web for clamorous
They were not clamorous, but sweet, and they drowned her will, and drew her to themselves.Tiverton Tales
There was a clamorous crowd about the door––pushing, scuffling, shouting.Billy Topsail & Company
To him ran Orpheus, in clamorous anxiety to undo the evil he had wrought.A Book of Myths
At such a moment then, called our ladies-legatees, clamorous for hush-money.Heart
Martin Farquhar Tupper
Amidst a peal of tongues, this clamorous procession retired.The Stranger in France
Word Origin and History for clamorous
c.1400, from Middle French clamoreux or directly from Medieval Latin clamorosus, from Latin clamor "a shout" (see clamor (n.)). Related: Clamorously; clamorousness.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper