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 Meanings and Examples of CLAMOROUS
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 a.  speaking and repeating loud words; full of clamor; calling or demanding loudly or urgently; vociferous; noisy; bawling; loud
Classic Sentence: (44 in 3 pages)
1  The voices of the knights were heard, animating their followers, or directing means of defence, while their commands were often drowned in the clashing of armour, or the clamorous shouts of those whom they addressed.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XXIX
2  Higg was about to be thrust out by the compassion of the warders, who were apprehensive lest his clamorous grief should draw upon them reprehension, and upon himself punishment.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XXXVII
3  The multitude, who had raised a clamorous shout of reprobation, paused and gazed in silence on the formidable and experienced body to which they had unwarily bade defiance, and shrunk back from their front.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XLIV
4  The calm and polite unconcern of Lady Middleton on the occasion was a happy relief to Elinor's spirits, oppressed as they often were by the clamorous kindness of the others.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 32
5  It was the bold, clamorous, self-assertive squall of the new human being, who had so incomprehensibly appeared.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Context  Highlight   In PART 7: Chapter 15
6  It passed off in a clamorous peal that seemed to wake an echo in every lonely chamber; though it originated but in one, and I could have pointed out the door whence the accents issued.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XI
7  And here, shipmates, is true and faithful repentance; not clamorous for pardon, but grateful for punishment.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 9. The Sermon.
8  In the meanwhile, the very old woman whom he had encountered at the corner of the Rue du Petit-Banquier hastened up behind him, uttering clamorous cries and indulging in lavish and exaggerated gestures.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
9  The oxen low as they depart; all the woodland is filled with their complaint as they clamorously quit the hills.
The Aeneid By Virgil
Context  Highlight   In BOOK EIGHTH
10  Then indeed the Rutulians clamorously greet the omen, and their hands flash out.
The Aeneid By Virgil
Context  Highlight   In BOOK TWELFTH
11  He replied audibly enough, in a fashion which made my companion vociferate, more clamorously than before, that a wide distinction might be drawn between saints like himself and sinners like his master.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER IX
12  As she thought this, the clamor of dissenting voices rose up about Ashley, indignant, fiery.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER VI
13  She withdrew from the clamor into a worship of incomprehensible gods.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XVII
14  In the Minneapolis station the crowd of lumberjacks, farmers, and Swedish families with innumerous children and grandparents and paper parcels, their foggy crowding and their clamor confused her.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XVII
15  It would seem by the voices that twenty men were soon collected at that one spot, mingling their different opinions and advice in noisy clamor.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 13
Example Sentence:
1  He sprung his secret, but the surprise it occasioned was largely counterfeit and not as clamorous and effusive as it might have been under happier circumstances.
2  Only the tribesmen increased their clamor, war-drums booming and voices raised in savage folk songs.
3  The clamor of the children at play outside made it impossible for her to take a nap.
4  The moment a candle was lighted there was a general rush upon the owner of it; a struggle and a gallant defence followed, but the candle was soon knocked down or blown out, and then there was a glad clamor of laughter and a new chase.
5  In this country women are clamoring for improvements in the sexual equality laws.