verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of clamor1
Synonyms for clamor
Examples from the Web for clamoured
Historical Examples of clamoured
To be clamoured at for repairs studied for, rather than really wanted?Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9)
Each of these three had clamoured that Andre-Louis Moreau should be one of its delegates.Scaramouche
"The end—this thing has no end," he clamoured, unexpectedly.Tales of Unrest
They clamoured for the one man who would fulfil every ideal of Cæsarship and of might."Unto Caesar"
Baroness Emmuska Orczy
"You can shoot the ruffian, you can shoot S. Behrman," clamoured one of the group.The Octopus
late 14c., from Old French clamor "call, cry, appeal, outcry" (12c., Modern French clameur), from Latin clamor "a shout, a loud call" (either friendly or hostile), from clamare "to cry out" (see claim (v.)).
late 14c., from clamor (n.). Related: Clamored; clamoring.