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a big noise

An important, successful, or influential person. Did you hear that Kelly got promoted to senior analyst? She's a big noise now.
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big noise

1. n. an important person. If you’re such a big noise, why don’t you get this line moving?
2. n. the important current news; the current scandal. There’s a big noise up on Capitol Hill. Something about budget cuts.
See also: big, noise
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This is the beauty of the big noise from the bomb of air.
It fully endorses the social transformation work done by Sistema Scotland and the Big Noise Centres in the communities they serve.
The Big Noise will culminate in a 'Skype Orchestra' planned to coincide with World Music Day on June 2.
BIG NOISE has a valuable Ascot prize in his sights after landing some good bets on his return to action for Dr Jon Scargill in the 7f handicap.
Shock haired Stuart Cable is going to be a big noise behind the drum-kit again for the first time since his Stereophonics sacking.
He may be a big noise now, but Jean-Pierre Jeunet hasn't forgotten his roots.
The service will be made available through the Big Noise Music web site at http://www.
Already a big noise in the world of food, Jamie Oliver was all too happy to bang the drum for a culinary showcase on its opening day at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham yesterday.
IBM--which made a big noise, last year, about getting out of the HDD business--is apparently back in it, at least when it comes to 2.
In my view, to paraphrase Scrooge McDuck, "If you are Warren Communications' Television Digest with more than a half-century as the 'bible of the industry,' why not make a big noise about it?
MERSEYSIDE banjo player Bernie Shaw is hoping to make a big noise after designing a new instrument.
With music like Everything Must Go and If You Tolerate This, the Manics opened the way for compatriots like Catatonia and Stereophonics to make a big noise as well.
Last week, the SNP-led administration on Stirling Council rejected officers' proposals to reduce funding to the Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum and to Sistema Big Noise.
Big Noise is acting as publicist and career strategist for Evers.
AMBITIOUS Sunderland made a big noise last night when officially launching its bid to be UK City of Culture in 2021.