loud, confused, and usually inharmonious sound <the incessant noise of traffic on Fifth Avenue made normal conversation impossible> Synonyms babel
, bruit [archaic]
Related Words discord
a violent shouting <keep the noise down, you kids!>
information or opinion that is widely disseminated without any authority or confirmation of accuracy <there's been a lot of noise that the stock is ready to skyrocket, but I'll believe it when I see it>
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