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noisy

adjective uk   /ˈnɔɪ.zi/ us  

noisy adjective (SOUND)

A2 making a lot of noise: a noisy crowd of fans noisy neighbours
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noisy adjective (SIGNAL)

specialized electronics having an unwanted change in signal, especially of an electronic device: a noisy signal
noisily
adverb uk   /-zɪ.li/ us  
A motorbike started up noisily outside.
noisiness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Translations of “noisy”
in Korean 시끄러운…
in Arabic صاخِب…
in Portuguese barulhento…
in Catalan sorollós…
in Japanese 騒がしい…
in Italian rumoroso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲音, 喧鬧的,嘈雜的…
in Russian шумный…
in Turkish gürültülü…
in Chinese (Simplified) 声音, 喧闹的,嘈杂的…
in Polish hałaśliwy…
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