Definition of 'noise'

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Example sentences containing 'noise'

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Management have been making noises about another big deal recently and two duly arrived yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You have to make your own noise. The Sun (2017)You hear the monkey noises and you see the bananas being thrown. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It makes the noise of a loud hairdryer and gives you an instant headache. Times, Sunday Times (2016)More than 700,000 people will suffer an increase in noise pollution. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Those noises can also sound amazingly clear because they are not muffled by buildings, trees or any other obstacles on the ground. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He's recording the workmen to see if they're making too much noise. Times, Sunday Times (2016)At the same time they either played meaningful background noise such as conversation or nonsense background noise, involving sounds at the same frequency as speech. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Loud noises are sounded behind their heads. Evans, Peter & Deehan, Geoff The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)It made the right noises about political harmony. Simon Ball THE GUARDSMEN (2004)The noise in the room was already deafening as men fired their weapons. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Yesterday they were at least making some of the right noises. The Sun (2009)We are chronicling noise rather than signal. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The single biggest change is that we make more noise about them. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We were well accustomed to the noises of our strange new world that summer. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)The noise was incessant throughout the night. Richard Bath Notorious: The Maddest and Baddest Sportsmen on the Planet (2006)We think they make as much noise as my old bass drum. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Then they both heard a noise on the roof. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The nurse and mother of five was alerted by what she thought were animal noises. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The ride can feel a bit harsh at times but cabin noise is low. The Sun (2009)Sometimes noise pollution is the key factor rather than airborne toxins. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Car makers do not design vehicles that make extraneous noises and it sounds as though you have been fobbed off. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And it won't make unpleasant noises. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The main disturbances are household noises, loud neighbours and snoring partners. The Sun (2011)The noise, the clamour and the characters made it an incredible place to work. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Focus is gliding effortlessly away from the pavement and rising quietly and smoothly to cruising speed in the complete absence of both smoke and unpleasant noises. Times, Sunday Times (2012)

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Translations for 'noise'

British English: noise /nɔɪz/ NOUN
Noise is a loud or unpleasant sound.
There was too much noise in the room.
  • American English: noise
  • Arabic: ضَوضَاءٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: barulho
  • Chinese: 噪声
  • Croatian: buka
  • Czech: hluk
  • Danish: larm
  • Dutch: lawaai
  • European Spanish: ruido
  • Finnish: melu
  • French: bruit
  • German: Lärm
  • Greek: θόρυβος
  • Italian: rumore
  • Japanese: 騒音
  • Korean: 소음
  • Norwegian: støy
  • Polish: hałas
  • European Portuguese: barulho
  • Romanian: zgomot
  • Russian: шум
  • Spanish: ruido
  • Swedish: oväsen
  • Thai: เสียง
  • Turkish: gürültü
  • Ukrainian: шум
  • Vietnamese: tiếng ồn


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