Definition for Noise

noise, n. [Fr.]

  1. Bustle; din; audible activity.
  2. Signal; alarm; [fig.] daylight; radiant energy; [metaphor] morning song; sounds of nature at dawn.
  3. Clamor; commotion; [fig.] acclamation; applause.
  4. Hum; buzz of life; sound of living things.
  5. Crash; sound effect; audible manifestation.
  6. Talk; speech; chatter; [fig.] clatter; racket; ruckus.
  7. Thunder; boom; roar; rushing sound of the winds.
  8. Melody; music; strain; tune; song; sound of creatures in nature.

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