(=sound) bruit m → A sudden noise made Ben jump. → The branches snapped with a dry cracking noise. → They didn't seem to notice the pollution and the noise. to make a noise faire du bruit → Don't make a noise or we'll kill you. Please make less noise. Faites moins de bruit, s'il vous plaît. Try not to make so much noise. Essayez de faire moins de bruit.
n bruit m de fond
→ The recording wasn't very good, there was too much background noise.
(=big shot) grand ponte * m
n nuisances fpl sonores
n son m blanc