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The decibel levels fell a fraction, but we were still in the heart of a crowd that believed in Brazil.Germany Humiliates World Cup Host Brazil 7-1 in Semifinal Slaughter|Tunku Varadarajan|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some men raise their voices when the argument heats up, and if women try to match their decibel level, they risk sounding shrill.Bill O’Reilly’s Macho Moment in On-Air Confrontation With Laura Ingraham|Lauren Ashburn|April 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Their mission: to raise the awareness of poverty to the decibel level of other hot-button media issues.Some Catholic Leaders Speaking Out Against Paul Ryan’s Budget-Cutting|Lauren Ashburn|August 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The decibel level of all this at Fox and the usual redoubts will be deafening.Michael Tomasky on Obama’s Delusions About the GOP’s ‘Fever’ Breaking|Michael Tomasky|June 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Maybe it was the fact that the candidates were sitting around a table, which clearly lowered the decibel level.
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A unit of measurement of the volume of sounds.