noise noise  /ˈnɔ ɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)
  2. (n) the auditory experience of sound that lacks musical quality; sound that is a disagreeable auditory experience
  3. (n) electrical or acoustic activity that can disturb communication
  4. (n) a loud outcry of protest or complaint
  5. (n) incomprehensibility resulting from irrelevant information or meaningless facts or remarks
  6. (n) the quality of lacking any predictable order or plan
  7. (v) emit a noise

Usage(s):

  1. No industrial noise is harder on the nerves than the brain-battering din of riveting.
  2. Noise can be controlled to an extent, depending on the source.
  3. Aviation noise, and noise pollution in general, are issues that will reach critical mass in the next few years.

News

  1. Loud Noise Results In Lock Up

    A loud noise complaint at a Sterling home this morning resulted in one man facing numerous charges, including assault on a law enforcement officer.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Leesburg Today

  2. Tucson tackles noise issue from D-M

    Noise from Davis-Monthan and its affect on the future of Tucson has become a hot topic.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: KOLD News 13 Tuscon

  3. Noise Annoys City Hall Workers

    It's the noise that's driving Watertown City Hall workers a little nuts. The high-pitched whine comes from new air conditioning that was installed last fall by a contractor.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WWNY - WNYF Watertown

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Quotes

  1. Obama told his audience reassuringly, "For all the chatter and the yelling and the shouting and the noise, what you need to know is this ...... if you do have health insurance, we will make sure that no insurance company or government bureaucrat...
    on Aug 11, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: The Union Leader

  2. "Here, wherever you go, you go with fear," said Jose Torres, who sells newspaper and shines shoes at a shopping mall in Ciudad Victoria, the state capital. "You hear a noise and you throw yourself to the ground."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Jose Torres Source: The Associated Press

  3. "It was horribly strong. It was very long and there was a lot of underground noise," said Andrea Riveros, spokeswoman for the Park Hotel in Calama, 60 miles from the epicenter and site of the large Chuquicamata copper mine.
    on Nov 14, 2007 By: Andrea Source: Forbes

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