noisemaker noisemaker

Definition(s):

  • (n) a device (such as a clapper or bell or horn) used to make a loud noise at a celebration

Usage(s):

  1. Each noisemaker let his output drop by half when he switched from solitude to a group of four.
  2. Columbus Iselin's pet gadget is a monstrous underwater noisemaker developed at Woods Hole.
  3. A Party Pack Five-Fringed Balloon Squawker is simply a balloon with a small metal noisemaker attached.

News

  1. WATCH: Burglary suspect brings Chihuahua to restaurant break-in

    SAN ANTONIO -- Police say a man broke into a Mexican restaurant and stole money from the jukebox, although it was a different noisemaker that led to his arrest. San Antonio police said the suspect forced his way into a restaurant in the 3400 block of Roosevelt Avenue around 1 a.m. Monday. Store surveillance video shows the man and his Chihuahua inside the business. They then leave the store ...
    on July 17, 2013     Source: KENS 5 San Antonio

  2. Auctions: Versace's Exorbitant Palace Heads to Auction Sept. 17

    Huge news about Miami's storied Casa Casuarina, the real estate noisemaker famed for (1) its past as Gianni Versace's party palace (or a "one-time Xanadu of boys in teeny bathing suits," as Curbed Miami most accurately describes), (2) old...
    on July 17, 2013     Source: Curbed

  3. Barking accomplice: Burglary suspect brings dog to restaurant break-in

    SAN ANTONIO -- Police say a man broke into a Mexican restaurant and stole money from the jukebox, although it was a different noisemaker that led to his arrest. San Antonio police said the suspect forced his way into a restaurant in the 3400 block of Roosevelt Avenue around 1 a.m. Monday. Store surveillance video shows the man and his Chihuahua inside the business. They then leave the store ...
    on July 15, 2013     Source: KENS 5 San Antonio

Quotes

  • "The whip is not a whip," Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux said during the Keeneland fall meet. "It's a noisemaker."
    on Nov 19, 2009 By: Kent Desormeaux Source: ESPN

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