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noise

 
Noun noise has 6 senses
  1. noise - sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound); "he enjoyed the street noises"; "they heard indistinct noises of people talking"; "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"
    --1 is a kind of
    sound
    --1 has particulars:
     bang, clap, eruption, blast, loud noise; banging; bark; blare, blaring, cacophony, clamor, din; boom, roar, roaring, thunder; chatter, chattering; chatter, chattering; chug; clack, clap; clang, clangor, clangour, clangoring, clank, clash, crash; clatter; crack, cracking, snap; crackle, crackling, crepitation; creak, creaking; crunch; ding-dong; explosion; grate; grinding; grunt; hiss, hissing, sibilation; howl; hubbub, uproar, brouhaha, katzenjammer; hum, humming; pant; plonk; plop; plump; racket; rattle, rattling, rale; report; rhonchus; rumble, rumbling, grumble, grumbling; rustle, rustling, whisper, whispering; scrape, scraping, scratch, scratching; screech, screeching, shriek, shrieking, scream, screaming; scrunch; shrilling; slam; snap; snore; spatter, spattering, splatter, splattering, sputter, splutter, sputtering; splash, plash; squawk; squeak; stridulation; thunder
    Derived form: verb noise1
  2. noise, dissonance, racket - the auditory experience of sound that lacks musical quality; sound that is a disagreeable auditory experience; "modern music is just noise to me"
    --2 is a kind of sound, auditory sensation
    --2 has particulars: white noise
    Derived form: verb noise1
  3. noise, interference, disturbance - electrical or acoustic activity that can disturb communication
    --3 is a kind of trouble
    --3 has particulars:
     clutter; background, background signal; crosstalk, XT; fadeout; jitter; static, atmospherics, atmospheric static
  4. noise - a loud outcry of protest or complaint; "the announcement of the election recount caused a lot of noise"; "whatever it was he didn't like it and he was going to let them know by making as loud a noise as he could"
    --4 is a kind of
    cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferation
  5. noise - incomprehensibility resulting from irrelevant information or meaningless facts or remarks; "all the noise in his speech concealed the fact that he didn't have anything to say"
    --5 is a kind of
    incomprehensibility
  6. randomness, haphazardness, stochasticity, noise - the quality of lacking any predictable order or plan
    --6 is a kind of irregularity, unregularity
    --6 has particulars: ergodicity
Verb noise has 1 sense
  1. make noise, resound, noise - emit a noise
    --1 is one way to sound, go
    Derived forms: noun noise2, noun noise1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
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