• WordNet 3.6
    • v louden cause to become loud
    • v louden become louder "The room loudened considerably"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • louden To become loud or louder: also figuratively.
    • louden To make loud or louder: as, to louden one's voice.
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In literature:

It's Fanny Louden's boy, 'Gene, come home for his Christmas holidays.
"The Conquest of Canaan" by Booth Tarkington
The Louden Spa is a hot spring arising out of a small hillock, and proceeds from the fissures of volcanic rock.
"Explorations in Australia, The Journals of John McDouall Stuart" by John McDouall Stuart
At the Bay was an English brig belonging to Jamaica, owned by Mr. John Louden of that place.
"The Pirates Own Book" by Charles Ellms
It was her playmate and lifelong friend, Joe Louden.
"The Literary World Seventh Reader" by Various
Remember, you are Sub-Leutnant Louden.
"Ruth Fielding at the War Front" by Alice B. Emerson
Mr. Louden was a great-grandson of Mary Paul Louden, sister of John Paul Jones.
"South American Fights and Fighters" by Cyrus Townsend Brady
How drowsy was the sound of the katydid, now loudening, now falling, now fainting away!
"The Riddle Of The Rocks" by Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
On this march Company G, of the Eighty-sixth, met with a sad misfortune near Louden; it was the accidental death of Sergeant Haynes.
"History of the Eighty-sixth Regiment, Illinois Volunteer Infantry, during its term of service" by John R. Kinnear
My parents was Molly Louden and Jake Porter.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
There's some rooms on Louden Street, but there's all sorts in the house.
"The Enchanted Barn" by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
How drowsy was the sound of the katydid, now loudening, now falling, now fainting away!
"The Phantoms of the Foot-Bridge and Other Stories" by Charles Egbert Craddock
James Putnam, in 1757, held the commission of Major, under Gen. Louden, and saw service.
"The Loyalists of Massachusetts" by James H. Stark
The uproar loudens more behind.
"Ardours and Endurances" by Robert Malise Bowyer Nichols
Mr Lane lives in Louden County 20 Miles from Dumfries; & is to return to Princeton towards the close of this month.
"Journal and Letters of Philip Vickers Fithian: A Plantation Tutor of the Old Dominion, 1773-1774." by Philip Vickers Fithian
Coming here we passed Louden Park Cemetery, a beautiful place, and the largest of its kind I ever saw.
"Diary of an Enlisted Man" by Lawrence Van Alstyne

In poetry:

"Ye lee, ye lee, ye bonnie burd,
Sae loud's I hear ye lee;
As I came by the Louden banks,
They bade gude e'en to me.
"Young Benjie" by Andrew Lang
The stream was strong, the maid was stout,
And laith, laith to be dang;
But ere she wan the Louden banks,
Her fair colour was wan.
"Young Benjie" by Andrew Lang

In news:

Ford Louden shares co-high weight with Trinniberg for the Carry Back Stakes.
Mary Carver and Joy Louden star in the Mark Taper Forum/Itchey Foot Literary Cabaret production.
According to court documents, Ayanna Louden is accused of threatening to shoot up a man's Woodsedge Road house during an argument.
Truckee quarterback Louden Smith prepares to heave the ball downfield in the fourth quarter of his game against Spring Creek on Friday.
First Louden Stryffeler, second Dawson Hill, third and best design Zeb Snyder.
Louden Nelson Community Center 301 Center St Santa Cruz , CA 95060.
Re-elected to their posts are Chairman Flay Louden, Vice-chairman Beryl Horrall and Secretary Myra Wilson.