Definition of loud :
1. Clamorous; boisterous.
2. Emphatic; impressive; urgent; as, a loud call for united effort.
3. Having, making, or being a strong or great sound; noisy; striking the ear with great force; as, a loud cry; loud thunder.
4. Ostentatious; likely to attract attention; gaudy; as, a loud style of dress; loud colors.
5. With loudness; loudly.
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loud (part of speech: adjective)
- The conversation soon became both loud and general. - "The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete", Charles James Lever (1806-1872).
- But they don't sing very loud. - "Face to Face with Kaiserism", James W. Gerard.
- Some time was spent in loud conversation in the parlour below, and I discovered that he had brought his friend, an attorney, with him. - "Maria The Wrongs of Woman", Mary Wollstonecraft.