All these sayings were noised abroad.Luke i. 65.
The heavens turn about in a most rapid motion without noiseBacon.
to us perceived.
☞ Noise is either a sound of too short a duration to be determined, like the report of a cannon; or else it is a confused mixture of many discordant sounds, like the rolling of thunder or the noise of the waves. Nevertheless, the difference between sound and noise is by no means precise. Ganot.
What noise have we had about transplantation of diseases and transfusion of blood!T. Baker.
Soerates lived in Athens during the great plague which has made so much noise in all ages.Spectator.
The king has his noise of gypsies.B. Jonson.
Syn. -- Cry; outcry; clamor; din; clatter; uproar.