harshly or unpleasantly loud in sound strength utilized mostly of electric entertainment products such as TV radio or phonograph
- unpleasantly loud and penetrating
- a loud harsh or strident noise
- of Blare
mid-15c., from present participle of blare. Of things besides sounds, from 1866.
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Blare
With the alarm blaring in his mind, he only half paid attention.