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Continuous sounds

background noise

noun

noise that can be heard in addition to the main thing you are listening to

buzz

noun

the continuous sound that an insect makes

buzz

noun

a sound like this made by something such as a machine

crackling

noun

the sound that something makes when it crackles

din

noun

a very loud unpleasant noise that lasts for a long time

drone

noun

a low continuous sound

flap

noun

the sound of fast movement through air

grumble

noun

a low continuous sound

hum

noun

a low continuous noise made by a machine or a lot of people talking

knock

noun

a series of noises that an engine or machine makes when it is not working correctly

murmur

noun

a quiet continuous sound

racket

noun

a loud annoying noise that continues for a long time

rhythm

noun

a regular pattern of sounds or movements

rumble

noun

a continuous deep sound

rumbling

noun

a continuous deep sound

tick-tock

noun

the regular sound that some clocks and watches make

crackle

noun

sizzle

noun

thrum

noun

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