toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

clamor
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
loud noise and/or persistent demands — especially from human voice
  • Owen managed to scream above the clamor.
    p. 190.8
  • I couldn't get away; and when I lunged out of the hall and into the living room, the telephone, and the phone table, and the beast in the bag were all dragged—with considerable clamor—after me.
    p. 50.8

There are no more uses of "clamor" in A Prayer for Owen Meany.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®