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clamour

verb [I] uk UK (US clamor)   /ˈklæm.ər/ us    //
to make a loud complaint or demand: The children were all clamouring for attention. [+ to infinitive] She clamours to go home as soon as she gets to school.Shouting and screaming

clamour

noun [S or U] uk UK (US clamor)   /ˈklæm.ər/ us    //
a loud complaint about something or a demand for something: After the bombing, there was a public clamour for vengeance.Complaining formal loud noise, especially made by people's voices: the clamour of the city a clamour of voicesNoise and noisy
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