Synonyms of noise


1. noise, sound

usage: sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound); "he enjoyed the street noises"; "they heard indistinct noises of people talking"; "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"

2. noise, dissonance, racket, sound, auditory sensation

usage: the auditory experience of sound that lacks musical quality; sound that is a disagreeable auditory experience; "modern music is just noise to me"

3. noise, interference, disturbance, trouble

usage: electrical or acoustic activity that can disturb communication

4. noise, cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferation

usage: a loud outcry of protest or complaint; "the announcement of the election recount caused a lot of noise"; "whatever it was he didn't like it and he was going to let them know by making as loud a noise as he could"

5. noise, incomprehensibility

usage: incomprehensibility resulting from irrelevant information or meaningless facts or remarks; "all the noise in his speech concealed the fact that he didn't have anything to say"

6. randomness, haphazardness, stochasticity, noise, irregularity, unregularity

usage: the quality of lacking any predictable order or plan


1. make noise, resound, noise, sound, go

usage: emit a noise

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Definition and meaning of noise (Dictionary)