He was making noises like his father was the one he didn't trust, but it wasn't that simple.
An investigation into the matter was thought to show that none of the Fox family was concerned in producing the rappings; but the evidence that they were not concerned is insufficient, although similar noises had been noticed occasionally in the house before they lived there.
The sleeping mother rests undisturbed by the various noises of the house and street, but wakes at a slight murmur from her child.
The girl Nongkwase, standing in the river where the spirits had first appeared, heard unearthly noises, interpreted by her father as orders to kill more and more cattle.
Odd noises, moving objects and lights turning on and off also plague the building.
The noises made by some Ptinidae (Anobium) tapping on the walls of their burrows with their mandibles give rise to the "death tick" that has for long alarmed the superstitious.
These are noises, like the report of cannon, frequently heard in the channels of the delta of the Brahmaputra, at the rising of the tide.
Under Spanish rule, Havana was reputed to be a city of noises and smells.
The Gestapo is making noises about keeping us here overnight, if you can believe it!
Fully alert, he listened, but heard only night noises, the ticking of the hall clock, a slight breeze, the ever-present furnace rumbling heat to the old building.
Sarah was waiting for Connor when she heard strange noises coming from Jackson's room.
She left him in the coop with the chicken and marched across the yard to the house, her boots making sucking noises each time she lifted her foot from the mud.
Sounds may be divided into noises and musical notes.
The Nationalists refused to allow Lueger to speak, clapping their desks, hissing and making other noises, till at last the Young Czechs attempted to prevent the disorder by violence.
It attains at times an extreme degree of violence, and is apt to be aggravated by movement, loud noises or bright light.
I used to make noises, keeping one hand on my throat while the other hand felt the movements of my lips.
You'd see less wildlife if you were walking - making more frightening noises to the animals.
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.
It might as well have been, for all the noises she could identify.