Definitions

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  • n. The quality or state of being noisy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state or quality of being noisy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being noisy; loudness of sound; clamorousness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the auditory effect characterized by loud and constant noise

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Examples

  • She dismissed feminism as "noisiness" and once, when asked whether she'd been brought up to believe a woman's place was in the home, she replied, "I don't think I was ever told where it was."

    A Pondered Life

  • I infer that Bissell became buoyant enough about this progress toward assassination that he saw it as offsetting the risks of President Kennedy's anti - "noisiness" cutbacks (indeed Kennedy's own insistence on the cutbacks may well have been buoyed by the same closely held secret knowledge, but for this surmise there is less evidence).

    'Is the CIA Necessary?': An Exchange

  • Apichart said some NGV-powered trucks, which had no black smoke, still faced traffic tickets for "noisiness".

    NationMultimedia.com - Topstories

  • Akan Datang Fitur Untuk Mengontrol 'noisiness' di Google Buzz

    Planet Terasi

  • My husband bounded down the stairs, his happy noisiness preceding him.

    Ant Farm

  • A fifteen-room oasis away from the frenetic noisiness of Delhi, it's close enough to places of interest but far enough away to enjoy quiet tranquility that is a rare commodity in the capital city.

    Adrien Field: The Non-Tourist's Guide To New Delhi

  • This is a cute, shrill film bursting with noisiness and slapstick.

    2009 February : Scrubbles.net

  • You've got to jump higher, got to jump further and you've got to work hard to find some kind of creative excellence with commercial noisiness.

    FX Cancels Lights Out

  • You've got to jump higher, got to jump further and you've got to work hard to find some kind of creative excellence with commercial noisiness. ...

    Will Lights Out Be Another Terriers for FX?

  • The New York Choral Artists were precise and vehement, and the fine solo and section playing in the orchestra found subtlety in noisiness.

    Laughing in the Face of Death

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