dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


3 definitions found
 for noisy
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Noisy \Nois"y\, a. [Compar. Noisier; superl. Noisiest.]
     [From Noise.]
     1. Making a noise, esp. a loud sound; clamorous; vociferous;
        turbulent; boisterous; as, the noisy crowd.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. Full of noise. "The noisy town." --Dryden.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  noisy
      adj 1: full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds;
             "a noisy cafeteria"; "a small noisy dog" [ant: quiet]
      2: attracting attention by showiness or bright colors; "a noisy
         sweater"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  73 Moby Thesaurus words for "noisy":
     bawling, blaring, blasting, blatant, blatting, blustering,
     blusterous, blustery, boanergean, boisterous, brassy, brawling,
     brazen, bullying, cacophonic, cacophonous, clamant, clamorous,
     clamoursome, clanging, clangorous, clarion, clattery, crying,
     deafening, discordant, dissonant, ear-splitting, grating, harsh,
     hectoring, jarring, loud, loudmouthed, mafficking, noiseful,
     obstreperous, openmouthed, piercing, rackety, raging, ranting,
     raving, resounding, riotous, rip-roaring, roistering, roisterous,
     rollicking, rowdy, screaming, shouting, shrill, sonorous, storming,
     strepitant, strepitous, strident, swaggering, swashbuckling,
     swashing, thunderous, tumultuous, turbulent, unmusical, uproarious,
     vociferant, vociferating, vociferous, yammering, yapping, yelling,
     yelping
  
  

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229