What is the Meaning of DROWN OUT?
a sound cannot be heard because another sound is much louder
It’s a beautiful home with a large yard. It looks like a country home. Unfortunately, there is a busy freeway nearby and the sound of the traffic drowns out any sounds of nature.
I always wish I could drown my roommate’s music out.
I turned up my music so I could drown out my neighbour’s barking dog.
|present participle:||DROWNING OUT|
|past participle:||DROWNED OUT|