But a s the players burned through those and clamored for more, the name took on a different meaning.
Thousands of parents have clamored for compensation for their sickened and dead children.
The victims of oppression clamored for revenge and demanded speedy prosecution of the erstwhile tyrants.
They clamored for permission to fight for a nation that sent many of their family members and friends to internment camps.
Perilously, they clamored up steep cliffs to retrieve mere bucketfuls for themselves and their struggling animals.
Waterfowlers, appalled at the continuing decline of duck and goose populations, clamored for action.
These gratings revolutionized the study of spectroscopy, and astronomers everywhere clamored for them.
During this period a number of new methods clamored for attention and vied for adherents.
Murphy's law kicked in as well-things kept going wrong, and the military clamored for an invasion.
Prosthetic users clamored for more information on the recovery path following amputation.
Word Origin and History for clamored
late 14c., from Old French clamor "call, cry, appeal, outcry" (12c., Modern French clameur), from Latin clamor "a shout, a loud call" (either friendly or hostile), from clamare "to cry out" (see claim (v.)).
late 14c., from clamor (n.). Related: Clamored; clamoring.