noisy

[ noi-zee ]
/ ˈnɔɪ zi /

adjective, nois·i·er, nois·i·est.

making much noise: noisy children.
abounding in or full of noise: a noisy assembly hall.
characterized by much noise: a noisy celebration; a noisy protest.

Origin of noisy

First recorded in 1685–95; noise + -y1

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Related forms

nois·i·ly, adverbnois·i·ness, nounun·nois·i·ly, adverbun·nois·y, adjective

Can be confused

noisome noisy
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noisy

/ (ˈnɔɪzɪ) /

adjective noisier or noisiest

making a loud or constant noise
full of or characterized by noise

Derived Forms

noisily, adverbnoisiness, noun
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