"MARCH ON WASHINGTON"
an increase in something such as a sound or a feeling
a swell of protest/support
uppermost adjective, adverb
UK /ˈʌp.ə.məʊst/ US /ˈʌp.ɚ.moʊst/
in the highest position or having the most importance:
The building's uppermost floors were engulfed with flames.
Store the canisters with their lids uppermost.
What's uppermost in your mind just before a race?
set forth something phrasal verb
to explain ideas, or make rules or suggestions:
She set forth her views in "The Art of Making Dance."
The board set forth the conditions for her release.
Democracy speaks in a mighty voice.
Now is the moment that will decide his fate.