noise

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈnɔɪz/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/nɔɪz/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(noiz)

Inflections of 'noise' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
noises
v 3rd person singular
noising
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
noised
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
noised
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

noise

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. heard a [loud, deafening, horrible, screaming, crashing, whirring, strange] noise
  2. was startled by a [loud] noise
  3. heard a [loud] noise in the street
  4. a [loud] noise came from the [room, machine, street]
  5. my [car, engine] is making a [funny, clunking, scraping] noise
  6. the noise [caused, generated, produced] (by)
  7. [50, 100] decibels of noise
  8. [light, subtle] background noise
  9. the [children, neighbors, road worker] were making a [lot, great deal] of noise
  10. there was a noise at the [window, door, entrance]
  11. noises were coming from the [engine, cupboard, room]
  12. a noise could be heard from the [inside, outside]
  13. the noise could be heard for [miles]
  14. did you hear that noise?
  15. couldn't hear over the noise of the [crowd, speakers]
  16. the [celebrity, singer, politician] is making noises to the press
n as adj
  1. noise [pollution, reduction, performance]
  2. noise [limits, ratios, levels]
  3. noise-canceling [headphones, earphones, earbuds, ear plugs]
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