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loud

 (loud)
adj. loud·er, loud·est
1. Characterized by high volume and intensity. Used of sound: a loud whistle.
2. Producing sound of high volume and intensity: a loud construction work site.
3. Clamorous and insistent: loud denials.
4.
a. Having strikingly bright colors: a loud necktie. See garish.
b. Having a very strong or overpowering odor.
adv. louder, loudest
In a loud manner.

[Middle English, from Old English hlūd; see kleu- in Indo-European roots.]

loud′ly adv.
loud′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.loudness - the magnitude of sound (usually in a specified direction)loudness - the magnitude of sound (usually in a specified direction); "the kids played their music at full volume"
sound property - an attribute of sound
crescendo - (music) a gradual increase in loudness
fortissimo, forte - (music) loud
softness - a sound property that is free from loudness or stridency; "and in softness almost beyond hearing"
2.loudness - tasteless showinessloudness - tasteless showiness      
tastelessness - inelegance indicated by a lack of good taste
Translations
إرتِفاع الصَّوْت
hlučnost
støjniveau
correction physiologique
hangosság
hávaîi
yüksek seslilik

loudness

[ˈlaʊdnɪs] N
1. [of bang, explosion] → estrépito m
we couldn't hear because of the loudness of the musicla música estaba tan alta que no nos dejaba oír
2. [of clothes, colour] → lo llamativo

loudness

n
(= volume)Lautstärke f; the loudness of his voiceseine laute Stimme
(= obtrusiveness)Aufdringlichkeit f; (of colour)Grellheit f; (of clothes)Buntheit f

loudness

[ˈlaʊdnɪs] n (see adj) → forza, fragorosità, rumorosità, chiassosità

loud

(laud) adjective
1. making a great sound; not quiet. a loud voice; loud music.
2. showy; too bright and harsh. loud colours; a loud shirt.
ˈloudly adverb
ˈloudness noun
ˌloud-ˈhailer noun
a simple type of loudspeaker. The police used a loud-hailer to tell the crowd to get back.
ˌloudˈspeaker noun
1. an instrument for increasing the loudness of sounds so that they can be heard further away. The politician addressed the crowds from his car through a loudspeaker.
2. a speaker in a radio, record-player etc.