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Spanish translation of “loud”

loud

adjective /laud/
making a great sound; not quiet a loud voice loud music. showy; too bright and harsh
chillón
loud colours a loud shirt.
loudly adverb
alto, fuerte, a voz en grito
She was speaking rather loudly.
loudness noun
fuerza, intensidad, bullicio
Use the volume control to adjust the loudness.
loud-hailer noun a simple type of loudspeaker
megáfono
The police used a loud-hailer to tell the crowd to get back.
loudspeaker noun an instrument for increasing the loudness of sounds so that they can be heard further away
altavoz
The politician addressed the crowds from his car through a loudspeaker.
a speaker in a radio, record-player etc.
altavoz
(Definition of loud from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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