What was all the noise last night?
The noise from the machine that circulated the oxygen frightened her.
Suddenly a great noise was heard outside.
The creaky bed protested as she sat, and she tried hard not to make more noise and wake Toby.
While everyone heard the same noise, their reactions differed.
She made a soft noise, cuddling closer to her father.
Suddenly he was startled by a noise close by him.
I made a terrified noise that brought Viny, my old nurse, to the rescue.
A grinding noise jerked her attention back to the car.
There was a noise on the stairs and they all turned to see Edith descending.
It was the noise from the falling chair that woke me up.
It was a few minutes before she realized the pounding noise was someone knocking at the door.
In other words, making noise through your larynx isn't something you have to learn to do.
A small rock trickled down, bouncing and skipping before stopping by Dean's shoe—the slight noise was a rumble in the mountain stillness.
If the fluctuations are irregular and non-periodic, teristics the sound is called a noise; if they are cyclic and follow a regular and sufficiently rapid periodic law, the sound is musical.
The noise of wheels, hoofs, and bells was heard from the gateway as a little trap passed out.
Then I started letting the noise come out of my throat with my breath.
Cynthia must have finally slept because the noise in the hall startled her to full wakefulness, her husband as well.
There was time for quiet evenings, some jazz and classical music in the Dean's quarters, country and western in Fred's and some totally incomprehensible noise from the small room where Martha Boyd and her boom box now dwelt.
Yes, and you better not embarrass them when they come down, or you and I won't be making noise for quite some time.
Was it possible that Josh had heard the noise and was checking?
Her knock stimulated a little noise inside and he opened the door.
Sometimes he has trouble sleeping and it takes very little noise to wake him.
Then she added, Every volunteer fire buck and EMT has a noise on his wheels.
"If it is some form of code, it must have been the devil to write," Dean said but before his wife could answer, there was a noise on the stairs.
Just as the glue was drying on the small wooden cross, a noise at the front door announced the arrival of the sisters from Boston.
He lay there, trying to comprehend if the noise were in his mind's fantasies or in the real world of Bird Song.
The noise at the locked front door I heard when Edith was in my room wasn't Franny going out for a smoke as I'd assumed at the time.
The music still played throughout the house, and the studio was far enough away from the living room so noise wasn't an issue.
When the road straightened once more, he heard a noise behind him and a dozen daredevils in the tuck position sped on by him with a wave and a rush of air.
There were about twenty-five thousand people at the game, and, when we went out, the noise was so terrific, we nearly jumped out of our skins, thinking it was the din of war, and not of a football game that we heard.
There was a noise at the back door and Fred O'Connor entered.
Jackson heard a noise and motioned to Sarah to silence herself.
Alex leaned down, resting a hand on her waist as he tried to separate her words from the noise of the feeding goats.
At last he heard a noise off to his right, a sigh or a moan in the blackness.
The toothed wheels give a slightly better efficiency, but the worm gear is somewhat smoother in its action and entirely silent; the noise of gearing can, however, be considerably reduced by careful machining of the teeth, as is now always done, and also by the use of pinions made of rawhide leather or other non-resonant material.
Hence, by inserting a break-and-make key in the circuit of the battery, coil or dynamo, the uniform noise or hum in the telephone can be cut up into periods of long and short noises, which can be made to yield the signals of the Morse alphabet.
Hughes, while engaged in experiments upon a Bell telephone in an electric circuit, discovered that a peculiar noise was produced whenever two hard electrodes, such as two wires, were - drawn across each other, or were made to touch each other with a variable degree of firmness.
"What the Gargoyles most dread is a noise," said the man's voice.
"You must be very quiet," warned the kitten; "for if you make the least noise the Gargoyles will wake up.
The baby was asleep in her cradle, and he must not make a noise and waken her.
Suddenly he heard a rustling noise behind him.
They were just rising from the table when they heard a great noise in the street.
I was pleased with anything that made a noise and liked to feel the cat purr and the dog bark.
It was thought advisable for me to have my examinations in a room by myself, because the noise of the typewriter might disturb the other girls.
My little Sabine farm is dear to me; for here I spend my happiest days, far from the noise and strife of the world.
But suddenly the dimples ceased, for they were produced by the perch, which the noise of my oars had seared into the depths, and I saw their schools dimly disappearing; so I spent a dry afternoon after all.
Many an irksome noise, go a long way off, is heard as music, a proud, sweet satire on the meanness of our lives.
When I made most noise he would stretch out his neck, and erect his neck feathers, and open his eyes wide; but their lids soon fell again, and he began to nod.
It is the noise of my contemporaries.
"Still the same; but what can you expect, this noise..." said the princess, looking at Anna Mikhaylovna as at a stranger.
What are you making such a noise about over there?
Rostov's horse was also getting restive: it pawed the frozen ground, pricking its ears at the noise and looking at the lights.
He has retreated and ordered the rearguard to kindle fires and make a noise to deceive us.
Suddenly he thought he heard a strange noise through the door.
As soon as they had passed the fence they all spread out evenly and quietly, without noise or talk, along the road and field leading to the Otradnoe covert.
The height of happiness was reached--and so simply, without warning, or noise, or display, that Rostov could not believe his eyes and remained in doubt for over a second.
Their chairs made a scraping noise as the gentlemen who had conferred rose with apparent relief, and began walking up and down, arm in arm, to stretch their legs and converse in couples.
But these sounds were hardly heard in comparison with the noise of the firing outside the town and attracted little attention from the inhabitants.
At first the noise of the falling bombs and shells only aroused curiosity.
"Look out!" came a frightened cry from a soldier and, like a bird whirring in rapid flight and alighting on the ground, a shell dropped with little noise within two steps of Prince Andrew and close to the battalion commander's horse.
More than two hours passed and Gerasim took the liberty of making a slight noise at the door to attract his attention, but Pierre did not hear him.
But in the yard there was a light from the fire at Little Mytishchi a mile and a half away, and through the night came the noise of people shouting at a tavern Mamonov's Cossacks had set up across the street, and the adjutant's unceasing moans could still be heard.
Having tied a girdle over his coat and pulled his cap low on his head, Pierre went down the corridor, trying to avoid making a noise or meeting the captain, and passed out into the street.
In the corporal's changed face, in the sound of his voice, in the stirring and deafening noise of the drums, he recognized that mysterious, callous force which compelled people against their will to kill their fellow men--that force the effect of which he had witnessed during the executions.
Pierre stood pressed against the wall of a charred house, listening to that noise which mingled in his imagination with the roll of the drums.
In battle he was always under fire, so that Kutuzov reproved him for it and feared to send him to the front, and like Dokhturov he was one of those unnoticed cogwheels that, without clatter or noise, constitute the most essential part of the machine.
It was a pleasant escape from the dust and noise of the building going on above them.
Maybe a little noise would frighten the animal away.
They moved off and their voices faded into the noise of the waking town.
Her bare feet made no noise as she moved across the room toward him, so when she reached his side he glanced up sharply.
Due to the closeness of the neighbors, I was fearful of noise causing Howie problems.
Before I could say more, I heard the telltale noise of breaking glass from the far side of the house!
I'm sure Brennen was confused by my sharp response and background noise but once girls and dog had left we settled down to business.
Bumpus got loose when something made a noise in the woods.
While sleep was only partially suspended and Dean's fantasy returned, morning brought the news that the noise had been real—Pumpkin Green had left in the night, bumping his shopping cart down the stairs to a clandestine exit.
There was a noise and she looked at her hip.
Careful not to let the heels of his boots make noise in the hallway, he headed for the living room.
I started making noise by coughing.
He almost nodded off, but a noise outside alerted him.
"He heard the noise and came down," she added quickly.
Nor had Burgess heard any noise or conversation from apartment C to indicate there was anyone there—much less more than one person.
Cynthia Byrne clutched the armrest firmly during take off and landing, reacting to each noise anew.
At 11:00 Dean had given up waiting for the old man's phone call and was ready for bed when he heard a noise at the door.
Even the splash of the anchor in the water, and the noise of the cable running out through the hawse-hole, in no way disturbed them at their occupation, or caused them to evince the slightest curiosity.
But, secondly, the pneumatic utterances technically known as speaking with tongues failed to reach this level of intelligibility; for Paul compares "a tongue" to a material object which should merely make a noise, to a pipe or harp twanged or blown at random without tune or time, to a trumpet blaring idly and not according to a code of signal notes.
In this experiment a great noise was produced, corresponding to a loss of energy, and Joule endeavoured to determine the amount of energy necessary to produce an equal amount of sound from the string of a violoncello and to apply a corresponding correction.
But the noise and clatter seemed as dreadful to them as Jim's heels, for all who were able swiftly turned and flew away to a great distance.
The noise, of course.
In the future, massive new amounts of information will begin to resolve the debate, instead of just adding noise to it as too often occurs today.
We are wont to imagine rare and delectable places in some remote and more celestial corner of the system, behind the constellation of Cassiopeia's Chair, far from noise and disturbance.
When the voices subsided, the footmen cleared away the broken glass and everybody sat down again, smiling at the noise they had made and exchanging remarks.
There was a noise in the background.
It was an hour later when the noise distracted them.
It's early morning now and the noise of the loading of the pack animals down at Ashenfelter's stables has woken me.
The thick log walls insulated them from some of the noise, but the storm was fierce.
His curiosity satisfied and the hunt over, he was ready to leave the noise of the club for the peace of his condo.
The more noise you make, the worse I make it for you.
Deidre struggled to take in everything around her, bombarded by the noise, smells and activity.