Sunday, September 11, 2011

noisome

noisome [ NOI-suh’ m ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. obnoxious or harmful
2. very offensive to the point of arousing disgust
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The noisome odour emanating from the alley compelled us to change our route.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The most noisome moment in this country, from the announcement of the production through its roll-out, came when a driver rammed a converted school bus into an empty theater lobby in Ithaca, N.Y., injuring only himself.