from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Making noise.
  • adjective Full of, characterized by, or accompanied by noise.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Making a loud noise or sound; clamorous; turbulent.
  • Full of noise; characterized by noise; attended with noise: as, a noisy place; a noisy quarrel.
  • Synonyms Vociferous, blatant, brawling, uproarious, boisterous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Making a noise, esp. a loud sound; clamorous; vociferous; turbulent; boisterous.
  • adjective Full of noise.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

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

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

  • adjective attracting attention by showiness or bright colors
  • adjective full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds


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