What does noisy mean?

Definitions for noisyˈnɔɪ zi

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word noisy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. noisy(adj)

    full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds

    "a noisy cafeteria"; "a small noisy dog"

  2. noisy(adj)

    attracting attention by showiness or bright colors

    "a noisy sweater"

Wiktionary

  1. noisy(Adjective)

    Making a noise, especially a loud sound; clamorous; vociferous; turbulent; boisterous; as, the noisy crowd.

  2. noisy(Adjective)

    Full of noise.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Noisy

    making a noise, esp. a loud sound; clamorous; vociferous; turbulent; boisterous; as, the noisy crowd

  2. Noisy

    full of noise

  3. Origin: [From Noise.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Noisy

    noiz′i, adj. making a loud noise or sound: attended with noise: clamorous: turbulent.—adv. Nois′ily.—n. Nois′iness.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'noisy' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4753

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'noisy' in Adjectives Frequency: #993

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of noisy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of noisy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Thurber:

    Nowadays men lead lives of noisy desperation.

  2. Arno Schlüter:

    Singapore is a noisy city due to all the [cooling] units on the wall.

  3. Peter S. Prescott:

    Many books today suggest that the mass of women lead lives of noisy desperation.

  4. Tom Ballantyne:

    There will also be restrictions at many airports because a Concorde is very noisy.

  5. Jed Babbin, former Deputy Undersecretary of Defense:

    Going to war without France is like going deer hunting without an accordion. You just leave a lot of useless, noisy baggage behind.

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