make noise

Definition of make noise

  1. 1 :  to talk about something —often used to suggest that the things being said are not sincere or effective Congress has been making (a lot of) noise about lowering taxes, but no one expects it to happen.

  2. 2 :  to complain about something People have been making (a lot of) noise about the price increases.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

  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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capable of being understood in two ways

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