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clangor

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1 loud, confused, and usually inharmonious sound
  • the clangor of pots and pans coming from the kitchen as the cooks threw together an impromptu meal

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2 the loud sound made when metal strikes metal
  • the clangor of a battle in the Middle Ages, as steel hit against steel a thousand times

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The first known use of clangor was in 1593

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“Clangor.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clangor. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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