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clangor

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noun clan·gor \ˈklaŋ-ər also -gər\

Definition of clangor

  1. :  a resounding clang or medley of clangs <the clangor of hammers>

clan·gor·ous play \-(g)ə-rəs\ adjective
clan·gor·ous·ly adverb


Examples of clangor

  1. <the clangor of pots and pans coming from the kitchen as the cooks threw together an impromptu meal>

  2. <the clangor of a battle in the Middle Ages, as steel hit against steel a thousand times>



Origin of clangor

Latin clangor, from clangere


First Known Use: 1593


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clangor

verb clan·gor

Definition of clangor

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to make a clangor



1837

First Known Use of clangor

1837

Rhymes with clangor



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