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clamor
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The Great Gatsby
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  • Tom talked incessantly, exulting and laughing, but his voice was as remote from Jordan and me as the foreign clamor on the sidewalk or the tumult of the elevated overhead.
  • At first I couldn’t find the source of the high, groaning words that echoed clamorously through the bare garage — then I saw Wilson standing on the raised threshold of his office, swaying back and forth and holding to the doorposts with both hands.

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  • She ignored the clamor of the crowd.
  • Noisy clamor gave way to reasoned dialogue.

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