Definition of 'background noise'
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TV had become background noise that was always there.Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2014)
Is background noise disturbing you?Coping with Stress at Work (1988)
It can be very basic, such as background noise from the factory making it hard for the salesman to be heard.Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)
If either of them wins a medal, they will have done so despite a background noise telling them that they do not really belong.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
A big disadvantage is the overt nature of these devices, and the fact that they also amplify background noise.Corporate Cloak and Dagger (1994)
The tapes, played earlier in the trial, contained much background noise and were difficult to decipher.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Christianity Today (2000)
Radio telephony wouldn't work more than three miles from the aerodrome and then the background noise was so terrific you couldn't hear anything anyone was saying.FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)
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Definition of background noise from the Collins English Dictionary