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noise

noun ado, blare, blatancy, cacophony, clamor, clangor, clatter, cry, din, discord, fanfare, fracas, harsh sound, hubbub, hullabaloo, jangle, loudness, outcry, pandemonium, racket, ruckus, ruction, sonitus, sound, stir, strepitus, tumult, unnleasant sound, uproar, vociferance
Associated concepts: disturbing the peace, noise pollution, nuisance
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First to the kids--their beloved, mannerly kids who, at that very moment, unbeknownst to them, underneath their rice pilafs and roasted eggplants, were snickering noiselessly behind their hands.
It was quickly clear that the main reason for this transformation was the battery-powered rickshaws - called Toto - which noiselessly transports four, sometime five people, along the city's narrow streets.
They had spent too long, they said, looking out of windows and seeing just a single passerby in a day or a few cars speeding by noiselessly, disappearing as quickly as they had appeared.
Driving this BMW feels very much like being completely in control of a 1,500-kilogram block of forged steel, leather and plastic, presented in a deliciously stylish package, while powering noiselessly down the highway.
The one developed by NSTL's scientists can carry out tasks at a depth of approximately 300 to 500 m under the sea, relatively noiselessly and without being detected by enemy vessels.
0 close almost noiselessly and remain securely shut without lock latch.
Additional people filter in noiselessly, each one finding their own place on the floor as they stretch, perform handstands, twirl and move effortlessly through the hall - joining together as a sort of deeply emotional, whimsical whirl.
THINK plug-in hybrids and you're prAndy Enright obably imagining some joyless citycar, a box on wheels that's designed to schlep noiselessly along in stop-start traffic, while you remain transfixed by your power usage meter and quietly sweat because you've realised that running the air conditioning drains the battery.
Recovery is almost instant, with puppies breathing noiselessly and with far less effort.
It is a place where sloths hang languidly from branches, crocodile eyes lurk beneath the water and monkeys move noiselessly between creepers.
In the beginning, she is a self-aware teenager, mortified when Roland discovers her poetry, veiling her laughter with breathy scoffing, and noiselessly rejoicing about her acceptance to Oxford.
Even the mainsheet disappears under the deck and is controlled by an electric winch that whirrs away noiselessly beneath when you trim the sail.