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make a noise

Definition of make a noise in English:

Speak or act in a way designed to attract a lot of attention or publicity: he knows how to make a noise and claim police harassment
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  • It is understandable that he should recognise that it is easier to make a noise and win some superficial public recognition on a celebrity game show than in the Commons.
  • Oddly, instead of boldly making a noise about its intentions, unexpected popularity made the Government proceed with caution and too many over-the-shoulder glances.
  • ‘I think this review is just something they've come up with because we've been making a noise,’ said the man, who does not want to be identified.
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