He was the only guy wearing a sweater and trying to congratulate Jenna over the noise of the crowd.
My health project taught me that noise pollution is actually a serious health threat.
When a tiger attacks a zookeeper, it is "making a noise like a locomotive."
Palin accuses the station of setting her up in "a deliberate move to make some noise."
Find a relatively peaceful place where the child can retreat if the noise and hullabaloo get to be too much.
But, really, the noise of that screw makes it difficult to hear distinctly.
There was the noise among the people outside, the groaning, the cries!
This lightning was silent; the noise of the thunder did not reach Geneva.
Because the doctor and the nurse Had said that noise would make her worse.
She started up at the noise, and stood like one turned to stone.
early 13c., "loud outcry, clamor, shouting," from Old French noise "din, disturbance, uproar, brawl" (11c., in modern French only in phrase chercher noise "to pick a quarrel"), also "rumor, report, news," apparently from Latin nausea "disgust, annoyance, discomfort," literally "seasickness" (see nausea).
Another theory traces the Old French word to Latin noxia "hurting, injury, damage." OED considers that "the sense of the word is against both suggestions," but nausea could have developed a sense in Vulgar Latin of "unpleasant situation, noise, quarrel" (cf. Old Provençal nauza "noise, quarrel"). Meaning "loud or unpleasant sound" is from c.1300. Replaced native gedyn (see din).
late 14c., "to praise; to talk loudly about," from noise (n.). Related: Noised; noising.