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noise

noun [C/U]  /nɔɪz/ us  
(a) sound, esp. when it is unwanted, unpleasant, or loud: [U] I heard background noise on the phone line. [C] If the washing machine gets out of balance, it makes a horrible noise.
noisy
adjective [-er/-est only]  /ˈnɔɪ·zi/ us  
The garbage truck is so noisy it wakes me up in the morning.
Translations of “noise”
in Korean 소음…
in Arabic ضَجيج…
in French bruit…
in Turkish gürültü, ses…
in Italian rumore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲音, 噪聲, 雜音…
in Russian шум…
in Polish hałas, odgłos, dźwięk…
in Spanish ruido, sonido…
in Portuguese barulho, ruído…
in German das Geräusch, der Lärm…
in Catalan soroll…
in Japanese 騒音, 雑音…
in Chinese (Simplified) 声音, 噪声, 杂音…
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