noise pollution


General English

  • noun spoiling people‚Äôs enjoyment of the outdoors by making a lot of noise

General Science

  • noun annoying or physically dangerous noise to which people are exposed in their work or home environment and over which they often have no control


  • Noise which adversely affects its surrounding environment. Sources include automobiles, aircraft, trains, sea vessels, construction equipment, excessively amplified music, gunfire, explosives, and many other human-created devices and human-based activities.


  • noun unpleasant sounds which cause discomfort