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English definition of “loud”

loud

adjective, adverb [-er/-est only] (NOISY)   /lɑʊd/
having or producing a large amount of sound: a loud noise Would you speak a little louder, please? loudly    /ˈlɑʊd·li/ adverb "What does she want now?" he asked loudly. loudness    /ˈlɑʊd·nəs/ noun [U] Differences in loudness are measured in decibels.
(Definition of loud adjective, adverb (NOISY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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