Crossword clues for noisy
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Noisy \Nois"y\, a. [Compar. Noisier; superl. Noisiest.]
Making a noise, esp. a loud sound; clamorous; vociferous; turbulent; boisterous; as, the noisy crowd.
Full of noise. ``The noisy town.''
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
1690s, "making noise," also "full of noise," from noise + -y (2). Earlier was noiseful (late 14c.). Related: Noisily; noisiness.
a. 1 Making a noise, especially a loud sound; clamorous; vociferous; turbulent; boisterous; as, the noisy crowd. 2 Full of noise.
Noisy is the name or part of the name of six communes of France:
- Noisy-le-Grand in the Seine-Saint-Denisdépartement
- Noisy-le-Roi in the Yvelinesdépartement
- Noisy-le-Sec in the Seine-Saint-Denis département
- Noisy-Rudignon in the Seine-et-Marnedépartement
- Noisy-sur-École in the Seine-et-Marne département
- Noisy-sur-Oise in the Val-d'Oisedépartement
For a different spelling, see Noise (disambiguation).
Usage examples of "noisy".
They all shuffle, all these strange lonely children of God, these mothers and fathers, sons and daughters, husbands and wives whose noisy aberrations are safely muffled now by drugs.
While his daughter spun through the air, Eugene Mortlake sat in his little glass-enclosed office in one corner of the noisy aeroplane plant.
In this marsh, too, the children sometimes saw that singular bird, the Avoset, with its curious curved bill, its noisy clamor, and its long legs, bending and tottering under him, as he ran about the marsh or waded into its pools.
Perhaps you have even guessed that my name is indeed Ali Baba, and, especially you noisy lot in the back, perhaps you forget that I once was one of the most talented of woodcutters, and have retained a facility for the exacting use of exceedingly sharp instruments.
He detailed the subtle point in Gittin which, so long ago, he had disputed in much the same terms with his clever young cousin, Berel Jastrow, in the noisy study hall of the Oswiecim yeshiva.
Though that front guard post was a good vantage point for seeing the terrain clear to the sea on clear days, one could hear very little there of what went on inside and to the rear of the castle, because that topmost sentinel tower was situated directly above the noisy rushing waters of the Blabbermouth River, which kept up an endless, senseless stream of chatter day and night.
May the heathen ruler of the winds confine in iron chains the boisterous limbs of noisy Boreas, and the sharp-pointed nose of bitter-biting Eurus.
Mr Boulting I have to tell you that there has been a noisy party at your house.
Away from the noisy market section of the city, Regis passed the palatial home of Cassius, the spokesman of Bryn Shander.
Heavy carts laden with barrels of beer, crates of produce and animals made their way past noisy motorcars and shining black Hansom carriages to the Byward Market where vendors called their wares in French and English.
Lounging around a noisy Chicano bar in the middle of a communist riot?
With an uprush of feeling that choked her, she realized with what deep longing she wanted central heating and inner-spring mattresses, supermarkets and intensive care, microwave pizzas and noisy, crowded, polluted cities where you could go out alone for the day without needing a troop of friends, all armed to the teeth, to ensure that you got home again.
It seemed to her that she must have looked at a cityful of dark, noisy rooms ambitiously called apartments, each more impossible than the others.
The plentiful rather than choice repast, the numerous and noisy company, the empty compliments, the silly conversation, the roars of laughter at very poor jokes--all this would have driven me to despair if it had not been for Madame Audibert, whom I did not leave for a moment.
Now there was a noisy crowd of two thousand people around the building, and they booed lustily as Meredith, McShane, and Doar strode into the building, flanked by Mississippi Highway Patrolmen.