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clamor
used in Misery

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Definition
loud noise and/or persistent demands — especially from human voice
  • He took three fast mouthfuls, the pores on the and plain of his tongue widening and clamoring at the shock of the water, some of it spilling down his chin and onto the tee-shirt he wore, and then she drew it away from him.
    Part 1 — Annie (40% in)
  • Then his need and will to live , and there was still quite a lot of each in him , rose up and clamored the momentary weakness away.
    Part 2 — Misery (56% in)

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