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big noise

noun

Simple Definition of big noise

  • : a powerful or important person

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of big noise

British informal

  1. :  a powerful or important person :  big shot <She's a big noise in local politics.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of great strength

    :  of great force

    :  large or great in dimensions, bulk, or extent

  1. :  in a loud or declamatory manner

    :  in a boasting manner

    :  to a large amount or extent

  1. :  an individual or organization of outstanding importance or power

    :  major league

noiseplay
  1. :  loud, confused, or senseless shouting or outcry

    :  sound

    :  one that lacks agreeable musical quality or is noticeably unpleasant

  1. :  to talk much or loudly

    :  to make a noise


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