AskDefine | Define noisemaker

Dictionary Definition

noisemaker n : a device (such as a clapper or bell or horn) used to make a loud noise at a celebration

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English

Noun

  1. a person or device that produces a great deal of noise
  2. a device comprised of a handle with a ratchet at one end, with the ratchet end contained within a box that serves as an echo chamber, so that swinging or moving the device causes the ratchet to rotate within the box, creating a series of loud clicking sounds

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Extensive Definition

A noisemaker is something intended to make a loud noise, usually for fun. The word is applied to
In music noisemaker can also refer to the,
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