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Loud sounds

bang

noun

a short loud noise, for example the sound of a door closing with a lot of force. If something goes bang, it makes a noise like this

beep

noun

the short loud noise that a car horn makes

blare

noun

the loud and unpleasant noise of something such as a car horn, a radio, or music

blast

noun

a sudden short loud sound, especially on a musical instrument, a car horn, or a whistle

boom

noun

a deep loud sound that continues for some time, for example the noise of thunder or an explosion

burst

noun

a sudden short period of noise

cacophony

noun

an unpleasant mixture of loud sounds

clack

noun

the short loud sound of one hard object hitting against another

clamor

the American spelling of clamour

clamour

noun

a very loud noise made by a lot of people or things, for example when a lot of people are shouting

clap

noun

a sudden loud sound

clash

noun

a loud sound made when two metal objects hit each other

crash

noun

a loud noise like the sound of two hard things hitting each other and breaking

crunch

noun

the loud noise that something hard makes when you bite it

crunch

noun

a noise like something being crushed

din

noun

a very loud unpleasant noise that lasts for a long time

explosion

noun

a sudden loud noise

feedback

noun

the high loud noise that electrical equipment makes when part of the sound that it sends out goes back into it

hoot

noun

a short loud sound made by the horn of a car or other vehicle, especially as a warning

noise

noun

a loud or unpleasant sound

peal

noun

a loud sound of thunder

pounding

noun

the sound of repeated hard hits or loud noise

racket

noun

a loud annoying noise that continues for a long time

report

noun

a sudden loud noise caused by a gun or an explosion

roar

noun

a loud noise made by something such as an engine or a storm

scream

noun

a very loud high noise

smack

noun

a loud sound made when something hits a surface

smash

noun

the sound of something breaking noisily into many pieces

snap

noun

a short loud noise, made especially by something breaking or closing

thump

noun

a low loud sound that is made when something heavy hits something else

thunder

noun

a loud noise similar to thunder

thunderclap

noun

a single loud sound of thunder

thwack

noun

a short loud sound like something flat hitting a surface hard

honk

noun

things that go bump in the night

frightening and mysterious noises that you hear at night

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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