The definition of loud is having a high volume or intensity.(adjective)
An example of something loud is music that can be heard three houses down the street.
See loud in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE hlud, akin to Ger laut < IE base *leu-, to hear, listen > L cluere, to be spoken of, esteemed
See loud in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective loud·er, loud·est
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English hlūd; see kleu- in Indo-European roots.
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