Usage examples for noises

  1. No; but yesterday we were not listening for noises – The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. As I say, it was late, and, after all the noises in the street had stopped, the house somehow seemed to get awfully still and quiet. – Further Foolishness by Stephen Leacock
  3. The friendly little noises of my own movements left me. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  4. Noises he conceded, was usually nothing at all; but he had thought he would mention them, in this case. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  5. But what made me scream at nights was that when my Mother had tucked me up in bed, and had heard me say my prayer, and had prayed aloud on her knees at my side, and had stolen downstairs- noises immediately began in the room. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse
  6. Soon, however, the noises she had several times heard of the children playing, became louder and louder, and the whole party burst at last into the room. – The Fairy Godmothers and Other Tales by Mrs. Alfred Gatty
  7. I am hungry; and those big guns are making what the Kaiser would call World Noises – A Woman's Experience in the Great War by Louise Mack
  8. With all these different noises it was quite an entertainment. – My Diary in Serbia: April 1, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915 by Monica M. Stanley
  9. When we began to hear those strange noises in the barred room, and yesterday you discovered the secret of its entrance, I was dreadfully alarmed. – The School by the Sea by Angela Brazil
  10. They came back, and she got tea for them, and after that they heard her stirring about in her own room, as if she were busy about many things; but they did not dare to look in upon her, even after all the noises had ceased, and they knew she had gone to bed. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  11. Who has not heard a crying child in an adjoining room stop suddenly to listen for the sake of discovering whether or not the noises he heard are the regular movements of a person coming to him or merely the irregular noises of the wind or of moving furniture which do not concern him? – Parent and Child Vol. III., Child Study and Training by Mosiah Hall
  12. If October brought one nothing else but this sweet refuge from noises it would be enough. – The Hills of Hingham by Dallas Lore Sharp
  13. Kueelo kept coming forward and making noises in his throat and he seemed big and heavy. – One Purple Hope! by Henry Hasse
  14. The normal street noises below seemed to be changing. – Evil Out of Onzar by Mark Ganes
  15. No, M'sieur had every reason to be satisfied, but- but had M. Malfait ever had any complaints of noises in the bed- room occupied by his English guest? – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  16. He stopped and looked aft every few steps, listening for noises in the cabin. – Isle o' Dreams by Frederick F. Moore
  17. Keeping in mind the tales which he had heard from Sun Bird and Little Raven, he moved forward very slowly, stopping after every short advance to listen for the strange noises which he expected to hear at any moment. – White Otter by Elmer Russell Gregor
  18. Outside little day noises were dying out. – Green Valley by Katharine Reynolds
  19. I desire to smash everything the little Welchers make noises – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  20. The noise grew, and other similar noises rose in different parts. – The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch by Talbot Baines Reed