HyperDic: noisy

English > 2 senses of the word noisy:
ADJECTIVEallnoisyfull of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds
allnoisyattracting attention by showiness or bright colors
noisy > pronunciation
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English > noisy: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningFull of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds.
  • "a noisy cafeteria"
  • "a small noisy dog"
Narrowerabuzz, buzzingnoisy like the sound of a bee
blatant, clamant, clamorous, strident, vociferousconspicuously and offensively loud
clangorous, clangingHaving a loud resonant metallic sound
clankingHaving a hard nonresonant metallic sound
clatteryA rattling sound as of hard things striking together
creaky, screakyHaving a rasping or grating sound
rackety, rip-roaring, uproariousuncontrollably noisy
reedy, wheezyHaving a tone of a reed instrument
stertorousOf breathing having a heavy snoring sound
swishyresembling a sustained 'sh' or soft whistle
thunderingsounding like thunder / thunder
whirringlike the sound of rapidly vibrating wings
See alsocacophonous, cacophonicHaving an unpleasant sound
loudCharacterized by or producing sound of great volume or intensity
OppositequietFree of noise or uproar
Spanishescandaloso, ruidoso
Catalanescandalós, sorollós
Nounsnoisea loud outcry of protest or complaint
noisinessthe auditory effect characterized by loud and constant noise
Adverbsnoisilywith much noise or loud and unpleasant sound
English > noisy: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningattracting attention by showiness or bright colors.
Example"a noisy sweater"
Broadercolorful, colourfulstriking in variety and interest

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