Simple Definition of noise pollution
: loud or unpleasant noise that is caused by automobiles, airplanes, etc., and that is harmful or annoying to the people who can hear it
Full Definition of noise pollution
: annoying or harmful noise (as of automobiles or jet airplanes) in an environment
Examples of noise pollution in a sentence
The airport has made changes to decrease noise pollution.
First Known Use of noise pollution
Medical Definition of noise pollution
: environmental pollution consisting of annoying or harmful noise (as of automobiles or jet airplanes)—called also sound pollution
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