Meaning of “noisy” in the English Dictionary

"noisy" in British English

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noisyadjective

uk /ˈnɔɪ.zi/ us /ˈnɔɪ.zi/

noisy adjective (SOUND)

A2 making a lot of noise:

a noisy crowd of fans
noisy neighbours

More examples

  • Such a noisy environment was not conducive to a good night's sleep.
  • It was so noisy that we couldn't hear ourselves speak.
  • Being on his own, he attached himself to a noisy group at the bar.
  • There was a really noisy table behind us celebrating someone's birthday.
  • I think he was phoning from a pub - it was so noisy I couldn't understand a word he said.
noisily
adverb uk /ˈnɔɪ.zəl.i/ us /ˈnɔɪ.zəl.i/

A motorbike started up noisily outside.
noisiness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈnɔɪ.zi.nəs/ us /ˈnɔɪ.zi.nəs/

(Definition of “noisy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)