Thesaurus

clangors

noun
plural of clangor

Synonyms & Antonyms of clangors

(Entry 1 of 2)

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

Synonyms for clangors

Words Related to clangors

Near Antonyms for clangors

Antonyms for clangors

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

Synonyms for clangors

Words Related to clangors

clangors

verb
present tense third-person singular of clangor

Synonyms of clangors (Entry 2 of 2)

as in crashes, clangs

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for clangors

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about clangors

Cite this Entry

“Clangors.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clangors. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on clangors

Nglish: Translation of clangors for Spanish Speakers

Comments on clangors

What made you want to look up clangors? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three bears two of them look like theyre whispering to a third bear who looks chuffed to be the center of attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!