[naw-moo-rah] /ˈnɔ mʊˈrɑ/
[kee-chee-sah-boo-raw] /ˈki tʃiˈsɑ buˈrɔ/ (Show IPA), 1877–1964, Japanese diplomat.
1. a prefix meaning “not,” freely used as an English formative, usually with a simple negative force as implying mere negation or absence of something (rather than the opposite or reverse of it, as often expressed by 1. ): nonadherence; noninterference; nonpayment; nonprofessional . [nah-too-rah nohn fah-kit sahl-too m; English nuh-too r-uh non fey-sit sal-tuh […]
[noiz] /nɔɪz/ noun 1. sound, especially of a loud, harsh, or confused kind: deafening noises. 2. a sound of any kind: to hear a noise at the door. 3. loud shouting, outcry, or clamor. 4. a nonharmonious or discordant group of sounds. 5. an electric disturbance in a communications system that interferes with or prevents […]
[noi-zee] /ˈnɔɪ zi/ adjective, noisier, noisiest. 1. making much : noisy children. 2. abounding in or full of : a noisy assembly hall. 3. characterized by much : a noisy celebration; a noisy protest. /ˈnɔɪzɪ/ adjective noisier, noisiest 1. making a loud or constant noise 2. full of or characterized by noise adj. 1690s, “making […]
1. a combining form meaning “nine, ninth,” used in the formation of compound words: nonagon. combining form 1. nine: nonagon before vowels non-, word-forming element from comb. form of Latin nonus “ninth” (see nones).